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Emmys 2022:

Historic Wins

Surabhi Redkar

SEPT 13, 2022


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Zendaya bagged the top honour of Lead Actress in a Drama series for Euphoria and became the youngest two-time Emmy winner in the acting category

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Lee Jung Jae

Lee Jung Jae who bagged the Lead Actor in a Drama Series award for his performance in Squid Game became the first Asian actor ever to win in the category

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Squid Game

Squid Game made Emmys history by becoming the first-ever non-English show to win a Primetime Emmy with Hwang Dong-hyuk bagging Best Director for a Drama Series

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John Oliver

John Oliver's Last Week Tonight took home its seventh consecutive Emmy Award in the Variety Talk Series category

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Lizzo received her first Emmy Award for Lizzo's Watch Out for the Big Grrrls, which won for the outstanding competition program

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Succession Streak

Jesse Armstrong won his third writing Emmy whereas his show Succession was awarded the top honour of the night as the Best Drama Series for the second time

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Ted Lasso

Jason Sudeikis won his second Emmy for Outstanding Actor in a comedy series as well as the show took home its Best Comedy Series Award for the second consecutive time

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Brett Goldstein

Ted Lasso's Brett Goldstein who won Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series became the category’s first
back-to-back winner since 2008

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Jennifer Coolidge

Jennifer Coolidge who has been in the industry for years and has played several iconic roles won her first-ever Emmy Award for Supporting Actress in a limited series

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Jean Smart

Jean Smart won her second Emmy in a row after last year in the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for Hacks

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