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Emmys 2015 winners list: Full list of Primetime winners

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The Primetime Emmy Awards honor the best in primetime television over the past year. (Well, technically, during the eligibility period of June 1 to May 31. But there are exceptions.) 

The 67th annual edition of the ceremony, which aired live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, marked Jon Hamm’s last chance to finally score a statue for Mad Men (which he did); similarly, this was Amy Poehler’s last chance to win on behalf of Parks and Recreation‘s Leslie Knope, though instead Julia Louis-Dreyfus took home her fourth lead actress Emmy for Veep. Meanwhile, Game of Thrones and HBO broke a few records, as did Viola Davis, who delivered the best emotional speech of the night

The full list of winners is below. Be sure to check out our Emmys live blog as well as our roundup of the best and worst moments from TV’s big night

Outstanding Drama Series

Better Call Saul • AMC

Downton Abbey • PBS

***Game of Thrones • HBO

Homeland • Showtime

House of Cards • Netflix

Mad Men • AMC

Orange Is the New Black • Netflix

Outstanding Comedy Series

Louie • FX

Modern Family • ABC

Parks and Recreation • NBC

Silicon Valley • HBO

Transparent • Amazon

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt • Netflix

***Veep • HBO

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Claire Danes, Homeland • Showtime

***Viola Davis, How to Get Away with Murder • ABC

Taraji P. Henson, Empire • Fox

Tatiana Maslany, Orphan Black • BBC America

Elisabeth Moss, Mad Men • AMC

Robin Wright, House of Cards • Netflix

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Kyle Chandler, Bloodline • Netflix

Jeff Daniels, The Newsroom • HBO

***Jon Hamm, Mad Men • AMC

Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul • AMC

Liev Schrieber, Ray Donovan • Showtime

Kevin Spacey, House of Cards • Netflix

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Jonathan Banks, Better Call Saul • AMC

Ben Mendelsohn, Bloodline • Netflix

Jim Carter, Downton Abbey • PBS

***Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones • HBO 

Michael Kelly, House of Cards • Netflix

Alan Cumming, The Good Wife • CBS

Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series

Tim Van Patten, Boardwalk Empire, “Eldorado” • HBO

***David Nutter, Game of Thrones, “Mother’s Mercy” • HBO

Jeremy Podeswa, Game of Thrones, “Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken” • HBO

Lesli Linka Glatter, Homeland, “From A to B and Back Again” • Showtime

Steven Soderbergh, The Knick, “Method and Madness” • Cinemax

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Joanne Froggatt, Downton Abbey • PBS

Lena Headey, Game of Thrones • HBO

Emilia Clarke, Game of Thrones • HBO

Christina Hendricks, Mad Men • AMC

***Uzo Aduba, Orange Is the New Black • Netflix

Christine Baranski, The Good Wife • CBS

Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series

Joshua Brand, The Americans, “Do Mail Robots Dream of Electric Sheep?” • FX

Gordon Smith, Better Call Saul, “Five-O” • AMC

***David Benioff and David Weiss, Game of Thrones, “Mother’s Mercy” • HBO

Matthew Weiner, Mad Men, “Lost Horizon” • AMC

Matthew Weiner, Mad Men, “Person to Person” • AMC

Outstanding Variety Talk Series

The Colbert Report • Comedy Central 

***The Daily Show with Jon Stewart • Comedy Central 

Jimmy Kimmel Live! • ABC

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver • HBO

Late Show with David Letterman • CBS

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon • NBC 

Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series

The Colbert Report • Comedy Central 

***The Daily Show with Jon Stewart • Comedy Central 

Inside Amy Schumer • Comedy Central

Key & Peele • Comedy Central

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver  HBO

Outstanding Directing for a Variety Series

The Colbert Report • Comedy Central

***The Daily Show with Jon Stewart  Comedy Central

Inside Amy Schumer • Comedy Central

Late Show with David Letterman • CBS

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon • NBC

Outstanding Variety Sketch Series

Drunk History • Comedy Central

***Inside Amy Schumer • Comedy Central

Key & Peele • Comedy Central

Portlandia • IFC

Saturday Night Live • NBC

Outstanding Limited Series

American Crime • ABC

American Horror Story: Freak Show • FX

The Honorable Woman • SundanceTV

***Olive Kitteridge • HBO

Wolf Hall • PBS

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie

Timothy Hutton, American Crime • ABC

Ricky Gervais, Derek Special • Netflix

Adrien Brody, Houdini • History

David Oyelowo, Nightingale • HBO

***Richard Jenkins, Olive Kitteridge • HBO

Mark Rylance, Wolf Hall • PBS

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

Felicity Huffman, American Crime • ABC

Jessica Lange, American Horror Story: Freak Show • FX

Queen Latifah, Bessie • HBO

***Frances McDormand, Olive Kitteridge • HBO

Emma Thompson, Mrs. Lovett • PBS

Maggie Gyllenhaal, The Honorable Woman • SundanceTV

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

Richard Cabral, American Crime • ABC

Denis O’Hare, American Horror Story: Freak Show • FX

Finn Wittrock, American Horror Story: Freak Show • FX

Michael Kenneth Williams, Bessie • HBO

***Bill Murray, Olive Kitteridge • HBO

Damian Lewis, Wolf Hall • PBS

Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie or Dramatic Special

Ryan Murphy, American Horror Story: Freak Show, “Monsters Among Us” • FX

Dee Rees, Bessie • HBO

Hugo Blick, The Honorable Woman • SundanceTV

Uli Edel, Houdini • History

Tom Shankland, The Missing • Starz

***Lisa Cholodenko, Olive Kitteridge • HBO

Peter Kosminsky, Wolf Hall • PBS 

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

***Regina King, American Crime • ABC

Sarah Paulson, American Horror Story: Freak Show • FX

Angela Bassett, American Horror Story: Freak Show • FX

Kathy Bates, American Horror Story: Freak Show • FX

Mo’Nique, Bessie • HBO

Joe Kazan, Olive Kitteridge • HBO

Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series, Movie or Dramatic Special

John Ridley, American Crime, “Episode One” • ABC

Christopher Cleveland, Bettina Gilois and Horton Foote, Bessie • HBO

Stephen Merchant, Gene Stupnitsky and Lee Eisenberg, Hello Ladies: The Movie • HBO

Hugo Blick, The Honorable Woman • SundanceTV

***Jane Anderson, Olive Kitteridge • HBO

Peter Straughan, Wolf Hall • PBS

Outstanding Reality Show Competition

The Amazing Race • CBS

Dancing with the Stars • ABC

Project Runway • Lifetime

So You Think You Can Dance • ABC

Top Chef • Bravo

***The Voice • NBC

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

Lily Tomlin, Grace and Frankie • Netflix

Amy Schumer, Inside Amy Schumer • Comedy Central

Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie • Showtime

Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation • NBC

Lisa Kudrow, The Comeback • HBO

***Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep • HBO

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Anthony Anderson, Black-ish • ABC

Matt LeBlanc, Episodes • Showtime

Don Cheadle, House of Lies • Showtime

Louis C.K., Louie • FX

William H. Macy, Shameless • Showtime

Will Forte, The Last Man on Earth • Fox

***Jeffrey Tambor, Transparent • Amazon

Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series

Christopher Miller and Phil Lord, The Last Man on Earth, “Pilot” • Fox

Louis C.K., Louie, “Sleepover” • FX

Mike Judge, Silicon Valley, “Sand Hill Shuffle” • HBO

***Jill Soloway, Transparent, “Best New Girl”  • Amazon

Armando Iannucci, Veep, “Testimony” • HBO

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Andre Braugher, Brooklyn Nine-Nine • Fox

Adam Driver, Girls • HBO

Keegan-Michael Key, Key & Peele • Comedy Central

Ty Burrell, Modern Family • ABC

Titus Burgess, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt • Netflix

***Tony Hale, Veep • HBO

Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series

David Crane and Jeffrey Klarik, Episodes, “Episode 409” • Showtime

Will Forte, The Last Man on Earth, “Alive in Tucson” • Fox

Alec Berg, Silicon Valley, “Two Days of the Condor” • HBO

Jill Soloway, Transparent, “Pilot” • Amazon

***Armando Iannucci, Simon Blackwell, and Tony Roche, Veep, “Election Night” • HBO

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

Niecy Nash, Getting On • HBO

Julie Bowen, Modern Family • ABC

***Allison Janney, Mom • CBS

Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live • NBC

Mayim Bialik, The Big Bang Theory • CBS

Gaby Hoffman, Transparent • Amazon

Jane Krakowski, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt • Netflix

Anna Chlumsky, Veep • HBO

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*** CREATIVE ARTS EMMYS ***

The ceremony for the Creative Arts Emmys were held Sept. 12, and primarily celebrated the behind-the-scenes, technical achievements of the best in primetime. 

Ahead is a sampling of the winners from the Creative Arts Emmys. You can find the full list here.

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series

Mel Brooks, The Comedians • FX

Paul Giamatti, Inside Amy Schumer • Comedy Central

Bill Hader, Saturday Night Live • NBC

Louis C.K., Saturday Night Live • NBC

***Bradley Whitford, Transparent Amazon

Jon Hamm, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt • Netflix

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series

Christine Baranski, The Big Bang Theory • CBS

Gaby Hoffmann, Girls • HBO

Pamela Adlon, Louie • FX

Elizabeth Banks, Modern Family • ABC

***Joan Cusack, Shameless Showtime

Tina Fey, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt • Netflix

Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance

John Roberts, Bob’s Burgers • Fox 

Seth MacFarlane, Family Guy • Fox

Seth Green, Robot Chicken • Adult Swim

***Hank Azaria, The Simpsons Fox

Dan Castellaneta, The Simpsons • Fox

Tress MacNeille, The Simpsons • Fox

Outstanding Animated Program

Archer • FX

Bob’s Burgers • Fox

***Over The Garden Wall Cartoon Network

The Simpsons • Fox

South Park • Comedy Central

Outstanding Television Movie

Agatha Christie’s Poirot: Curtain, Poirot’s Last Case • Acorn TV

***Bessie HBO

Grace of Monaco • Lifetime

Hello Ladies: The Movie • HBO

Killing Jesus • History

Nightingale • HBO

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series

***Margo Martindale, The Americans FX

Diana Rigg, Game of Thrones • HBO

Rachel Brosnahan, House of Cards • Netflix

Cicely Tyson, How to Get Away With Murder • ABC

Allison Janney, Masters of Sex • Showtime

Khandi Alexander, Scandal • ABC

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series 

Alan Alda, The Blacklist • NBC

Michael J. Fox, The Good Wife • CBS

F. Murray Abraham, Homeland • Showtime

***Reg E. Cathey, House of Cards • Netflix

Beau Bridges, Masters of Sex • Showtime

Pablo Schreiber, Orange Is the New Black • Netflix

Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special

The Case Against 8 • HBO

***Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief • HBO

Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck • HBO

Sinatra: All or Nothing At All • HBO

Virunga • Netflix

Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program

Dancing with the Stars • ABC

***Jane Lynch, Hollywood Game Night NBC

Project Runway • Lifetime

So You Think You Can Dance • Fox

The Taste • ABC