Although the HBO
series”Game of Thrones
” and “Veep
” both came to an end this year and therefore were seeing their final chances to be celebrated at the Emmys, the voting members of the Television Academy
did not just tick off all the boxes for those two behemoths and call it a night. In fact, far from it.
At Sunday’s ceremony, “Game of Thrones
” won the drama series trophy and supporting drama actor for Peter Dinklage
, while “Veep
” was shut out.
There were some other repeat names called this year, including lead comedy actor winner Bill Hader