The HBO Tv Series GoT (Game of Thrones) show added to the eight prizes it scooped at the recent artistic Arts Emmy Awards at the 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards by Wining another four awards, as well as the sought after Outstanding Drama Series, yet as Outstanding Writing during a Drama Series and Outstanding directing during a Drama Series.
Peter Dinklage also won an Emmy Award for his role as Tyrion Lannister in the HBO TV show,took the prize for Outstanding Supporting Actor during a Drama Series for the fourth time.
Miniseries ‘Olive Kitteridge’ was the large winner of the evening at the Microsoft Theater in la, picking up six trophies, as well as Outstanding limited Series and acting honours for Frances McDormand, Bill Murray, and Richard Jenkins.
Elsewhere, Viola Davis created history as the 1st lady of color to win the Outstanding actress during a Drama award for her Role in ‘How to get Away With Murder’.
Viola, 50, quoted activist Tubman in her acceptance speech and paid tribute to fellow stars as well as Taraji P. Henson, Scandal star Kerry Washington, and Extant’s Halle Berry for “taking us over that line.”
She additionally said: “The only thing that separates ladies of color from anyone else is opportunity.
“You cannot win an Emmy for roles that are merely not there.”
Elsewhere at the awards, which honour excellence in tv and were hosted by Andy Samberg, Amy Schumer bagged the Inaugural Outstanding selection Sketch Series award and dedicated the prize to her sister.
She said: “(To) my sister Kim, who’s the sole reason i am alive and breathing.”