Entertainment & Arts

Emmy Awards 2016: Main winners

Julia Louis Dreyfus Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Julia Louis-Dreyfus won best lead actress in a comedy series

The Emmy Awards have been handed out in Los Angeles, with Game of Thrones the night's big winner, taking 12 awards in total. Here is a list of selected winners:

Outstanding drama series

  • Winner: Game of Thrones
  • The Americans
  • House of Cards
  • Downton Abbey
  • Better Call Saul
  • Mr Robot
  • Homeland

Outstanding comedy series

  • Winner: Veep
  • Transparent
  • Silicon Valley
  • Modern Family
  • Master of None
  • Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
  • Black-ish

Outstanding limited series

  • Winner: The People v OJ Simpson
  • American Crime
  • Fargo
  • The Night Manager
  • Roots

Best television movie

  • Winner: Sherlock: The Abominable Bride
  • A Very Murray Christmas
  • All the Way
  • Confirmation
  • Luther

Outstanding lead actor in a drama series

  • Winner: Rami Malek - Mr Robot
  • Kyle Chandler - Bloodline
  • Bob Odenkirk - Better Call Saul
  • Matthew Rhys - The Americans
  • Liev Schreiber - Ray Donovan
  • Kevin Spacey - House of Cards

Outstanding lead actress in a drama series

  • Winner: Tatiana Maslany - Orphan Black
  • Viola Davis - How to Get Away With Murder
  • Claire Danes - Homeland
  • Taraji P Henson - Empire
  • Keri Russell - The Americans
  • Robin Wright - House of Cards

Outstanding lead actor in a comedy series

  • Winner: Jeffrey Tambor - Transparent
  • Anthony Anderson - Black-ish
  • Aziz Ansari - Master of None
  • Will Forte - The Last Man on Earth
  • William H Macy - Shameless
  • Thomas Middleditch - Silicon Valley

Outstanding lead actress in a comedy series

  • Winner: Julia Louis-Dreyfus - Veep
  • Ellie Kemper - Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
  • Laurie Metcalf - Getting On
  • Tracee Ellis Ross - Black-ish
  • Amy Schumer - Inside Amy Schumer
  • Lily Tomlin - Grace and Frankie

Outstanding lead actor in a limited series or movie

  • Winner: Courtney B Vance - The People v OJ Simpson
  • Bryan Cranston - All the Way
  • Benedict Cumberbatch - Sherlock: The Abominable Bride
  • Idris Elba - Luther
  • Cuba Gooding Jr - The People v OJ Simpson
  • Tom Hiddleston - The Night Manager

Outstanding lead actress in a limited series or movie

  • Winner: Sarah Paulson - The People v OJ Simpson
  • Kirsten Dunst - Fargo
  • Felicity Huffman - American Crime
  • Audra McDonald - Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill
  • Lili Taylor - American Crime
  • Kerry Washington - Confirmation

Outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series

  • Winner: Louie Anderson - Baskets
  • Andre Braugher - Brooklyn Nine-Nine
  • Ty Burrell - Modern Family
  • Tituss Burgess - Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
  • Tony Hale - Veep
  • Keegan-Michael Key -Key and Peele
  • Matt Walsh - Veep

Outstanding supporting actress in a comedy series

  • Winner: Kate McKinnon - Saturday Night Live
  • Anna Chlumsky - Veep
  • Gaby Hoffmann - Transparent
  • Allison Janney - Mom
  • Judith Light - Transparent
  • Niecy Nash - Getting On

Outstanding supporting actor in a drama series

  • Winner: Ben Mendelsohn - Bloodline
  • Jonathan Banks - Better Call Saul
  • Peter Dinklage - Game of Thrones
  • Kit Harington - Game of Thrones
  • Michael Kelly - House of Cards
  • Jon Voight - Ray Donovan

Outstanding supporting actress in a drama series

  • Winner: Dame Maggie Smith - Downton Abbey
  • Emilia Clarke - Game of Thrones
  • Lena Headey - Game of Thrones
  • Maura Tierney - The Affair
  • Maisie Williams - Game of Thrones
  • Constance Zimmer - UnREAL

Outstanding supporting actor in a limited series or movie

  • Winner: Sterling K Brown - The People v OJ Simpson
  • Hugh Laurie The Night Manager
  • Jesse Plemons - Fargo
  • David Schwimmer - The People v OJ Simpson
  • John Travolta - The People v OJ Simpson
  • Bokeem Woodbine - Fargo

Outstanding supporting actress in a limited series or movie

  • Winner: Regina King - American Crime
  • Kathy Bates - American Horror Story: Hotel
  • Olivia Colman - The Night Manager
  • Melissa Leo - All the Way
  • Sarah Paulson - American Horror Story: Hotel
  • Jean Smart - Fargo

Outstanding television movie

  • Winner: Sherlock: The Abominable Bride
  • A Very Murray Christmas
  • All the Way
  • Confirmation
  • Luther

Outstanding reality competition series

  • Winner: The Voice
  • The Amazing Race
  • American Ninja Warrior
  • Dancing With the Stars
  • Project Runway
  • Top Chef

Outstanding variety talk series

  • Winner: Last Week Tonight With John Oliver
  • Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live
  • The Late Late Show With James Corden
  • Real Time With Bill Maher
  • The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon

Follow us on Twitter @BBCNewsEnts, on Instagram, or if you have a story suggestion email entertainment.news@bbc.co.uk.

Related Topics

More on this story