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HBO Receives 29 Primetime Emmy Awards, the Most of Any Network this Year

HBO (a division of Time Warner No. 37 on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies list) received 29 Primetime EmmyAwards, the most of any network for the 16th year in a row, in the 69th Annual Primetime EmmyAwards competition. “Big Little Lies” led HBO programming with 8 Emmys, while “The Night Of,” “Veep” and “Westworld” each received 5 Emmys, and “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver” received 4 Emmys.


HBO’s Emmywins this year include:

* 8 Emmysfor “Big Little Lies,” including Outstanding Limited Series, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie (Nicole Kidman), Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie (Laura Dern), Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie (Alexander Skarsgrd), Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie or Dramatic Special (Jean-Marc Valle), Outstanding Casting for a Limited Series, Movie or Special, Outstanding Contemporary Costumes for a Series, Limited Series or Movie and Outstanding Music Supervision.

* 5 Emmysfor “The Night Of,” including Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie (Riz Ahmed), Outstanding Cinematography for a Limited Series or Movie, Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Limited Series or Movie, Outstanding Sound Editing for a Limited Series, Movie or Special and Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Limited Series or Movie.

* 5 Emmysfor “Veep,” including Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series (Julia Louis-Dreyfus), Outstanding Production Design for a Narrative Program (Half-Hour or Less), Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series and Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series (Half-Hour).

* 5 Emmysfor “Westworld,” including Outstanding Creative Achievement in Interactive Media within a Scripted Program, Outstanding Hairstyling for a Single-Camera Series, Outstanding Makeup for a Single-Camera Series (Non-Prosthetic), Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (One Hour) and Outstanding Special Visual Effects.

* 4 Emmysfor “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver,” including Outstanding Variety Talk Series, Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series, Outstanding Interactive Program and Outstanding Picture Editing for Variety Programming.

* 1 Emmy for “2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony”: Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Variety Series or Special.

* 1 Emmyfor “Once Upon a Sesame Street Christmas”: Outstanding Children’s Program.

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