HBO's "Big Little Lies" - exploring the dark secrets of three suburban mothers - also had a big night, winning for best limited series and landing a best actress prize in a limited series or movie for first-time Emmy victor Nicole Kidman. This was Dern's sixth nomination since 1992, and her first win. Immediately after her win, Moss' show The Handmaid's Tale was given the final award of Outstanding Drama Series. She also won Emmys as lead actress on "The New Adventures of Old Christine" and as supporting actress on "Seinfeld". Since CBS censored her, is there anything else she wanted to say? Sterling K. Brown also played a leading role in season three of the hit drama series "American Crime Story: The People V. O.J. Simpson".
One of the firstminorityactors to win an Emmy was none other than Donald Glover.
Actor, Comedy Series: Donald Glover, "Atlanta".
Lena Waithe became the firstblack woman to win an Emmy for outstanding writing in a comedy series.
Among those who made history at the Emmys were Lena Waithe, who penned the "Thanksgiving" episode of Master of None, Donald Glover, the director of comedy series Atlanta and This is U.S. star, Sterling K Brown. Waite and Ansari received a standing ovation when they got to the stage.
Actress, Limited Series or Movie: Nicole Kidman, "Big Little Lies". Women's rights are important and no one should have the right to control a woman's body. "Thank you for what you did in 1985, and what you continue to do for all of us", Moss said. It exists far more than we allow ourselves to know. It's true that you can't put my heart on your mantel, so I understand if this is a little comfort to the losers.
"Veep" star Julia Louis-Dreyfus also managed to make history with her Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series win, becoming the firstactor to earn an Emmysix times in a row for the same role. The show can be watched on Netflix, where it is an original show for the streaming service.
This isn't much of a surprise, but the big winners of the night prove that diverse storytelling works.
. This proves that diversity not only works, but resonates.
Their wins ― eight each to "Big Little Lies" and "Handmaid's Tale" ― felt like a breath of fresh air in an awards ceremony that's long reflected its industry: largely white, or largely male.
Pak PM meets U.S. vice President today on UNGA sidelines
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PA S&P rating drops amid budget issues
Unfortunately, like it or not, fair taxation is the only realistic, reliable and stable method to balance a government budget. In response to the downgrade today, Wolf called for swift action to complete the state budget.
How strong is Hurricane Maria?
Hurricane warnings are in place across the Leeward Islands , where the storm has already begun to make landfall. He evacuated to San Juan, Puerto Rico - only to find himself bracing for another catastrophic hurricane.
SEC: Hack used to make illegal gains
The SEC provided little information, so it's still unknown which companies may have been affected or if hackers made a profit. The SEC discussed the 2016 hack in a lengthy statement by Clayton on the agency's cybersecurity efforts.