Lizzo takes Emmy as “Watch out for the big grrrls”
Emmy 2022 is underway, and this year’s event watches TV stars from around the world gather in Los Angeles to celebrate the best on TV.
Actor and Saturday night live comedian Kenan Thompson takes over host duties from Cedric the Entertainer, a Inheritance leads in nominations by 2022 with 25 nominations then White lotus and Ted Lassoeach of which has 20.
Other shows in competition include Better get Saul, Playing squids, Abbott Elementary and Hacks.
British stars are doing well at the 74th Emmy Awards with several big British names having been nominated for top awards.
Colin Firth, Jodie Comer and Lily James are among those who vie with their American counterparts for acting awards at the annual ceremony.
The three-hour ceremony will once again be held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Monday, September 12, from 8:00 PM EST (1 AM BST).
Follow along with live updates below …
The “White Lotus” cleans up
Mike White returns to the stage to pick up an Emmy Award for Outstanding Limited or Anthology Series White lotus. The program turned out to be the biggest winner of the evening.
Kevin PerrySeptember 13, 2022 03:51
Fans shocked by the absence of Norm Macdonald and Olivia Newton-John in the In Memoriam segment
Emma fans were surprised by the absence of Olivia Newton-John and Norm Macdonald in the In Memoriam segment of Emmy 2022. Read more here:
Fans shocked by Emmys 2022 In Memorian skipped Norm Macdonald and Olivia Newton-John
Macdonald passed away in 2021 and was recognized at last year’s Emmys
Kevin PerrySeptember 13, 2022 3:48 AM
Lee Jung-jae wins the award for Best Actor in a Drama Series
Brutal and brilliant Playing squids produced another Emmy Award winner: Lee Jung-jae to be Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series.
Kevin PerrySeptember 13, 2022 03:44
Jesse Armstrong wins in “Succession”
There was no clean sweeping Inheritance tonight, but creator Jesse Armstong wins Best Drama Series Screenplay. He uses his speech to send an encouragement message to fellow writers: “It didn’t necessarily feel good when I wrote this.” “
Kevin PerrySeptember 13, 2022 03:43
The director of “Ted Lasso” wins
Emmy for Outstanding Directing of a Comedy Series for MJ Delaney’s Ted Lasso. Some predicted that it was not a British invasion tonight, but at least this award would return to London.
Kevin PerrySeptember 13, 2022 03:36
Jean Smart makes it double
Jean Smart wins her second lead actress in the Emmy comedy series in a row for starring the legendary Las Vegas comic Deborah Vance in the film Hacks. She finishes her joking speech by thanking the person who did her botox.
Kevin PerrySeptember 13, 2022 03:31
Zendaya makes history!
We told you before that Zendaya broke the record for winning Best Leading Actress in a Drama Series for Euphoria at the age of 24. She just won a second time, setting another record for the youngest two-time winner at the age of 26.
Kevin PerrySeptember 13, 2022 03:22
Hwang Dong-hyuk is the winner of the “Squid Games”
Hwang Dong-hyuk wins Drama Series Best Director Award Playing squids. The director says he hopes this isn’t the last time the non-English language show wins on the Emmy – and that it isn’t the last time he wins either.
Kevin PerrySeptember 13, 2022 3:20 AM
Quinta Brunson wins for Outstanding Writing for “Abbot Elementary”
Quinta Brunson brings home an outstanding comedy script for her school sitcom Elementary Abbot.
Kevin PerrySeptember 13, 2022 03:13
Jason Sudeikis wins for “Ted Lasso”
Mustache Jason Sudeikis says he’s “surprised and flattered” after winning the Best Lead Actor on a Comedy Series for the title role in his beloved soccer sitcom Ted Lasso.
Kevin PerrySeptember 13, 2022 3:10 AM