This year's Emmy marked the first Emmy for Netflix's 'Queer Eye' after the show received the honors of Outstanding Structured Reality Program.
Sep 10, 2018
The full winners of the 70th Creative Arts Emmy Awards have been revealed. The two-part award-giving ceremony was held over two nights on September 8 and September 9 with the first night honoring scripted dramas, comedies, movies and miniseries. Meanwhile, the second night focused on variety, reality, and nonfiction programs, naming NBC's "Saturday Night Live" as the biggest winner of the night.
HBO's hit cult series "Game of Thrones" led the winners of night one as it bagged seven awards including Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score) and Outstanding Special Visual Effects. The Kit Harington-starring drama also received the award for Outstanding Fantasy/Sci-Fi Costumes.
Trailing after "Game of Thrones" was FX's anthology series "The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story", which managed to walk home with four wins. The Ryan Murphy series bested fellows nominees in the category of Outstanding Casting for a Limited Series, Movie or Special, Outstanding Contemporary Costumes, Outstanding Makeup for a Limited Series of Movie (Non-Prosthetic) and Outstanding Hairstyling for a Limited Series or Movie.
Meanwhile, it was time for reality and non-scripted shows to shine on the second night. After only snatching one award in the first night, "Saturday Night Live" turned the table by leading night two with 6 wins. The long-running comedy sketch won Outstanding Makeup for a Multi-Camera Series o Special (Non-Prosthetic), Outstanding Production Design for Variety, Reality or Reality Competition Series and Outstanding Directing for a Variety Series among others.
This year's Emmy marked the first Emmy for "Queer Eye" after the show received the honors of Outstanding Structured Reality Program and Outstanding Casting for a Reality Program. The Netflix show also won Outstanding Picture Editing for a Structured or Competition Reality Program.