September 12, 2022 74th Primetime Emmy Awards
“Succession” and “Ted Lasso” emerged as returning champions on the 74th annual Emmy Awards, on an evening that tilted towards repeat winners whereas spreading the wealth in a manner that appeared to have fun variety amongst expertise, platforms and content material.
After Netflix’s record-tying efficiency in 2021, HBO reasserted its dominance in its now-annual battle with Netflix for supremacy within the realm of status TV. The pay community was led by the restricted sequence “The White Lotus,” whose 5 awards on Monday night time — coupled with a handful of technical prizes on the earlier Creative Arts ceremonies — let it take a look at with 10 general wins this season, greater than another program.
HBO collected 12 of the 25 statuettes awarded at Monday’s ceremony. That included a second win for “Succession,” which sat out final 12 months as a result of eligibility window, leaving the door open for “The Crown” to brush the drama voting.
“Ted Lasso” turned comedy’s back-to-back winner for the present in addition to stars Jason Sudeikis and Brett Goldstein — an more and more uncommon feat, if solely as a result of exhibits now extra regularly take longer breaks between runs.
Denied a possibility to make historical past as a non-English-language drama winner, as “Parasite” did on the Oscars, Netflix’s social-media sensation “Squid Game” garnered awards for star Lee Jung-hae and directing. The present had beforehand earned a quartet of victories on the Creative Arts ceremony.
Read extra about what occurred on TV’s greatest night time right here.