Mandy Actors UK

Emmys 2018 awards winners – The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel wins BIG at 70th anniversary ceremony

The 2018 Emmy awards took place this evening and saw Amazon Video original series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel rake in five awards. The Assassination of Gianni Versace took home three awards while Game of Thrones, The Americans, Barry and Godless all picked up two Emmys each. The ceremony saw crass cartoon characters Rick and Morty present an award and The Oscars director Glenn Weiss propose to his girlfriend after picking up the Emmy for Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special – and she said yes! 

17th September 2018
/ By Andrew Wooding

emmys 2018 winners awards EMMYS

The 70th Emmy Awards took place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles and was presented by Saturday Night Live stars Michael Che and Colin Jost.  

Below is the list of Emmy winners 2018:

***** Check out our EXCLUSIVE interview with Emmy-winning Fargo composer Jeff Russo *****

BEST COMEDY

Atlanta (FX)

Barry (HBO)

Black-ish (ABC)
Curb Your Enthusiasm (HBO)
GLOW (Netflix)
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (Amazon) – WINNER!
Silicon Valley (HBO)
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Netflix)

BEST DRAMA
The Americans (FX)
The Crown (Netflix)
Game of Thrones (HBO) – WINNER!
The Handmaid’s Tale (Hulu)
Stranger Things (Netflix)
This Is Us (NBC)
Westworld (HBO)


BEST LIMITED SERIES

The Alienist (TNT)

The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story (FX) – WINNER!

Genius: Picasso (National Geographic)

Godless (Netflix)

Patrick Melrose (Showtime)


BEST ACTRESS, COMEDY

Pamela Adlon, Better Things

Rachel Brosnahan, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel – WINNER!

Allison Janney, Mom
Issa Rae, Insecure
Tracee Ellis, Ross, Black-ish
Lily Tomlin, Grace and Frankie

BEST ACTOR, COMEDY

Anthony Anderson, Black-ish

Ted Danson, The Good Place
Larry David, Curb Your Enthusiasm
Donald Glover, Atlanta
Bill Hader, Barry – WINNER!
William H. Macy, Shameless  

BEST ACTRESS, DRAMA

Claire Foy,  The Crown – WINNER!

Tatiana Maslany,  Orphan Black

Elisabeth Moss, The Handmaid’s Tale

Sandra Oh,  Killing Eve

Keri Russell, The Americans

Evan Rachel Wood,  Westworld


BEST ACTOR, DRAMA

Jason Bateman, Ozark

Sterling K. Brown, This Is Us

Ed Harris, Westworld

Matthew Rhys,  The Americans – WINNER!

Milo Ventimiglia, This Is Us

Jeffrey Wright, Westworld


***** Read our EXCLUSIVE interview with director of interview at the Television Academy, Jenni Matz *****

SUPPORTING ACTRESS, DRAMA

Alexis Bledel, The Handmaid’s Tale

Millie Bobby Brown,  Stranger Things

Ann Dowd,  The Handmaid’s Tale

Lena Headey, Game of Thrones

Vanessa Kirby, The Crown
Thandie Newton, Westworld – WINNER!
Yvonne Strahovski, The Handmaid’s Tale

SUPPORTING ACTOR, DRAMA

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau,  Game of Thrones
Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones – WINNER!
Joseph Fiennes, The Handmaid’s Tale
David Harbour, Stranger Things
Mandy Patinkin, Homeland
Matt Smith, The Crown

SUPPORTING ACTRESS, COMEDY

Zazie Beetz, Atlanta
Aidy Bryant, Saturday Night Live
Alex Borstein, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel – WINNER!
Betty Gilpin, GLOW 
Leslie Jones, Saturday Night Live
Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live
Laurie Metcalf, Roseanne
Megan Mullally, Will & Grace

SUPPORTING ACTOR, COMEDY

Louie Anderson, Baskets
Alec Baldwin, Saturday Night Live
Tituss Burgess, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Brian Tyree Henry, Atlanta
Tony Shalhoub, The Marvellous Mrs. Maisel
Kenan Thompson, Saturday Night Live
Henry Winkler, Barry – WINNER!

BEST ACTRESS, LIMITED SERIES OR TV MOVIE

Jessica Biel, The Sinner
Laura Dern, The Tale
Michelle Dockery, Godless
Edie Falco, Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders
Regina King, Seven Seconds – WINNER!
Sarah Paulson, American Horror Story: Cult

BEST ACTOR, LIMITED SERIES OR TV MOVIE

Antonio Banderas, Genius: Picasso

Darren Criss, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story – WINNER!

Benedict Cumberbatch, Patrick Melrose

Jeff Daniels, The Looming Tower

John Legend, Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert

Jesse Plemons, Black Mirror: USS Callister


SUPPORTING ACTRESS, LIMITED SERIES OR TV MOVIE

Sara Bareilles, Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert
Penelope Cruz, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story
Judith Light, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story
Adina Porter, American Horror Story: Cult
Merritt Wever, Godless – WINNER!
Letitia Wright, Black Mirror: Black Museum

SUPPORTING ACTOR, LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE

Jeff Daniels, Godless – WINNER!

Brandon Victor Dixon, Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert

John Leguizamo,  Waco

Ricky Martin, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story

Edgar Ramirez, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story

Michael Stuhlbarg, The Looming Tower

Finn Wittrock, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story


TELEVISION MOVIE

Black Mirror: USS Callister (Netflix) – WINNER!
Fahrenheit 451 (HBO)
Flint (Lifetime)
Paterno (HBO)
The Tale (HBO)

VARIETY SKETCH SERIES

At Home With Amy Sedaris (truTV)
Drunk History (Comedy Central)
I Love You, America with Sarah Silverman (Hulu)
Portlandia (IFC)
Saturday Night Live (NBC) – WINNER!
Tracey Ullman’s Show (HBO)

VARIETY TALK SERIES

The Daily Show With Trevor Noah (Comedy Central)

Full Frontal With Samantha Bee (TBS)

Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC)

Last Week Tonight With John Oliver (HBO) – WINNER!

The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS)

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert (CBS)


REALITY COMPETITION PROGRAM

The Amazing Race (CBS)
American Ninja Warrior (NBC)
Project Runway (Lifetime)
RuPaul’s Drag Race (VH1) – WINNER!
Top Chef (Bravo)
The Voice (NBC)

REALITY HOST

W. Kamau Bell, United Shades of America With W. Kamau Bell

Ellen DeGeneres, Ellen’s Game Of Games

Heidi Klum & Tim Gunn, Project Runway

Jane Lynch,  Hollywood Game Night

RuPaul, RuPaul’s Drag Race – WINNER!


STRUCTURED REALITY PROGRAM

Antiques Roadshow (PBS)

Fixer Upper (HGTV)

Lip Sync Battle (Paramount Network)

Queer Eye (Netflix) – WINNER!

Shark Tank (ABC)

Who Do You Think You Are (TLC)


UNSTRUCTURED REALITY PROGRAM

Born This Way (A&E)

Deadliest Catch (Discovery Channel)

Intervention (A&E)

Naked And Afraid (Discovery Channel)

RuPaul’s Drag Race: Untucked (VHI) – WINNER!

United Shades Of America With W. Kamau Bell (CNN)


GUEST ACTRESS, DRAMA

Diana Rigg, Game of Thrones
Viola Davis, Scandal
Kelly Jenrette, The Handmaid’s Tale
Cherry Jones, The Handmaid’s Tale
Cicely Tyson, How To Get Away With Murder
Samira Wiley, The Handmaid’s Tale – WINNER!

GUEST ACTOR, DRAMA

F. Murray Abraham,  Homeland
Cameron Britton, Mindhunter
Ron Cephas Jones, This Is Us – WINNER!
Matthew Goode, The Crown
Gerald McRaney, This Is Us
Jimmi Simpson, Westworld

GUEST ACTRESS, COMEDY

Tina Fey, Saturday Night Live

Tiffany Haddish, Saturday Night Live – WINNER!

Jane Lynch, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Maya Rudolph, The Good Place

Molly Shannon, Will & Grace

Wanda Sykes, Black-ish


GUEST ACTOR, COMEDY

Sterling K. Brown, Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Bryan Cranston, Curb Your Enthusiasm

Donald Glover, Saturday Night Live

Bill Hader, Saturday Night Live

Lin-Manuel Miranda,  Curb Your Enthusiasm

Katt Williams, Atlanta  – WINNER!


DOCUMENTARY OR NONFICTION SERIES

American Masters (PBS)

Blue Planet II (BBC America)

The Defiant Ones (HBO)

The Fourth Estate (Showtime)

Wild Wild Country (Netflix) – WINNER!


BEST ANIMATED PROGRAM

Baymax Returns: Big Hero 6: The Series (Disney XD)

Bob’s Burgers (FOX)

Rick And Morty (Adult Swim) – WINNER!

South Park (Comedy Central)

The Simpsons (FOX)


BEST CHILDREN’S PROGRAM

Alexa & Katie (Netflix)

Fuller House (Netflix)

The Magical Wand Chase: A Sesame Street Special (HBO) – WINNER!

A Series of Unfortunate Events (Netflix)

Star Wars Rebels (Disney XD)


WRITING FOR A COMEDY SERIES

Alec Berg, Silicon Valley (Fifty-One Percent)

Alec Berg and Bill Hader, Barry (Chapter One: Make Your Mark)
Donald Glover, Atlanta (Alligator Man)
Stefani Robinson, Atlanta (Barbershop)
Liz Sarnoff, Barry (Chapter Seven: Loud, Fast And Keep Going)
Amy Sherman-Palladino, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (Pilot) – WINNER!

WRITING FOR A DRAMA SERIES

David Benioff & D.B Weiss, Game Of Thrones (The Dragon And The Wolf)

The Duffer Brothers, Stranger Things (Chapter Nine: The Gate)

Joel Fields & Joe Weisberg, The Americans (Start) – WINNER!
Peter Morgan, The Crown (Mystery Man)
Bruce Miller, The Handmaid’s Tale (June)
Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Killing Eve (Nice Face)

WRITING FOR A LIMITED SERIES, MOVIE OR DRAMA

William Bridges & Charlie Brooker, Black Mirror: USS Callister – WINNER!

Scott Frank, Godless

David Lynch & Mark Frost, Twin Peaks

Kevin McManus & Matthew McManus, American Vandal (Clean Up)

David Nicholls,  Patrick Melrose

Tom Rob Smith, The Assassination Of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story (House By The Lake)


DIRECTING FOR A COMEDY SERIES

Donald Glover, Atlanta (FUBU)

Bill Hader, Barry (Chapter One: Make Your Mark)

Hiro Murai, Atlanta (Teddy Perkins)

Mike Judge, Silicon Valley (Initial Coin Offering)

Jesse Peretz, GLOW (Pilot)

Amy Sherman-Palladino, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (Pilot) – WINNER!


DIRECTING FOR A DRAMA SERIES

Jason Bateman, Ozark (The Toll)

Stephen Daldry, The Crown (Paterfamilias) – WINNER!

The Duffer Brothers, Stranger Things (Chapter Nine: The Gate)

Jeremy Podeswa,  Game Of Thrones (The Dragon And The Wolf)

Daniel Sackheim, Ozark (Tonight We Improvise)

Kari Skogland, The Handmaid’s Tale (After)

Alan Taylor,  Game Of Thrones (Beyond The Wall)


DIRECTING FOR A LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE

Edward Berger, Patrick Melrose

Scott Frank, Godless

David Leveaux & Alex Rudzinski, Jesus Christ Superstar Live In Concert

Barry Levinson, Paterno

David Lynch, Twin Peaks

Ryan Murphy, The Assassination Of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story (The Man Who Would Be Vogue) – WINNER!

Craig Zisk, The Looming Tower (9/11)


DIRECTING FOR A VARIETY SERIES

Andre Allen, Full Frontal With Samantha Bee (Episode 2061)

Carrie Brownstein, Portlandia (Riot Spray)

Jim Hoskinson, The Late Show With Stephen Colbert (Episode 438)

Don Roy King, Saturday Night Live (Host: Donald Glover) – WINNER!

Tim Mancinelli, The Late Late Show With James Corden (Episode 0416)

Paul Pennolino,  Last Week Tonight With John Oliver (Episode 421)


Sign up to Mandy.com for free to see acting jobs.

emmys  |  awards