Netflix’s The Crown had a royal victory at this 12 months’s Primetime Emmy Awards. Only a 12 months after Schitt’s Creek made historical past by sweeping all comedy classes on the Emmys for the primary time ever, The Crown did the identical in all seven drama classes — together with the streamer’s first-ever excellent drama win.
The historic drama scored early wins for writing and directing, with sequence creator Peter Morgan and director Jessica Hobbs scoring Emmys for the Season 4 episode “Struggle.” Later within the night, Gillian Anderson (who performed Margaret Thatcher) and Tobias Menzies (who performed Prince Philip) received the supporting actor classes, whereas actors Josh O’Connor and Olivia Colman took dwelling lead actor and actress for his or her roles as Prince Charles and Queen Elizabeth II, respectively.
The Crown beforehand took dwelling 4 trophies on the Inventive Arts Emmys final weekend, together with awards for casting, cinematography, modifying, and visitor actress (for former star Claire Foy).
The present’s fourth season adopted the British royal household from 1979 to 1990, and featured the introduction of well-known historic figures like Thatcher and Girl Diana Spencer (performed by Emma Corrin, who was additionally nominated within the lead actress class).
The Crown‘s wins had been notably important for Netflix, which had by no means received a prime sequence Emmy till now, regardless of receiving 30 nominations for greatest drama, comedy, and restricted sequence since 2013. In actual fact, Hulu was beforehand the one streamer to have received greatest drama for The Handmaid’s Story.
In bringing dwelling a complete of 44 Emmys, Netflix additionally set the document for many Emmy wins for a platform or community in a single 12 months, a document beforehand held by CBS in 1974. The streamer received greater than doubled its wins from final 12 months, when it took dwelling 21 Emmys, and received greater than double the full variety of Emmys of its nearest competitors, HBO and HBO Max (which scored 19 statuettes).
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