(Los Angeles – Sept. 20, 2020) – The Television Academy tonight celebrated the 72nd Emmy Awards, recognizing excellence in primetime programming and individual achievement for the 2019-2020 television season.

The 72nd Emmy Awards were broadcast live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles on ABC, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel and produced by Done+Dusted, Reginald Hudlin and KIMMELOT. The telecast featured awards in 23 Emmy categories, plus the Governors Award, presented by top talent from some of television’s most acclaimed programs. 

PROGRAMS WITH MULTIPLE AWARDS

Watchmen11
Schitt’s Creek9
Succession7
The Mandalorian7
RuPaul’s Drag Race6
Saturday Night Live6
Last Week Tonight With John Oliver4
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel4
Apollo 113
Cheer3
Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones3
Euphoria3
Genndy Tartakovsky’s Primal3
#FreeRayshawn2
Hollywood2
Live In Front Of A Studio Audience: “All In The Family” And “Good Times”2
The Cave2
The Crown2
The Oscars2
OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES  
Catherine O’Hara as Moira Rose  POP TV
Schitt’s Creek   
OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES  
Eugene Levy as Johnny Rose  POP TV
Schitt’s Creek   
OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A COMEDY SERIES  
Daniel Levy, Written by  POP TV
Schitt’s Creek Happy Ending 
OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A COMEDY SERIES  
Andrew Cividino, Directed by Daniel Levy, Directed by  POP TV
Schitt’s Creek Happy Ending 
OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES  
Daniel Levy as David Rose  POP TV
Schitt’s Creek   
OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES  
Annie Murphy as Alexis Rose  POP TV
Schitt’s Creek   
OUTSTANDING COMEDY SERIES  
Schitt’s Creek  POP TV
Eugene Levy, Executive Producer Daniel Levy, Executive Producer Andrew Barnsley, Executive Producer Fred Levy, Executive Producer David West Read, Executive Producer Ben Feigin, Executive Producer Michael Short, Co-Executive Producer Kurt Smeaton, Co-Executive Producer Kosta Orfanidis, Producer 
OUTSTANDING VARIETY TALK SERIES  
Last Week Tonight With John Oliver  HBO
John Oliver, Executive Producer Tim Carvell, Executive Producer Liz Stanton, Executive Producer Jeremy Tchaban, Supervising Producer Christopher Werner, Supervising Producer Laura L. Griffin, Producer Kate Mullaney, Producer Matt Passet, Producer Marian Wang, Producer Charles Wilson, Producer 
OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE  
Regina King as Angela Abar / Sister Night  HBO
Watchmen   
OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE  
Mark Ruffalo as Dominick Birdsey/Thomas Birdsey  HBO
I Know This Much Is True   
OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A LIMITED SERIES, MOVIE OR DRAMATIC SPECIAL  
Damon Lindelof, Written by Cord Jefferson, Written by  HBO
Watchmen This Extraordinary Being 
OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A LIMITED SERIES, MOVIE OR DRAMATIC SPECIAL  
Maria Schrader, Directed by  NETFLIX
Unorthodox   
OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE  
Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as Cal Abar / Dr. Manhattan  HBO
Watchmen   
OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE  
Uzo Aduba as Shirley Chisholm  FX NETWORKS
Mrs. America   
OUTSTANDING LIMITED SERIES  
Watchmen  HBO
Damon Lindelof, Executive Producer Tom Spezialy, Executive Producer Nicole Kassell, Executive Producer Stephen Williams, Executive Producer Joseph E. Iberti, Executive Producer Ron Schmidt, Co-Executive Producer Carly Wray, Co-Executive Producer Lila Byock, Supervising Producer Nick Cuse, Supervising Producer Christal Henry, Supervising Producer Karen Wacker, Producer John Blair, Producer 
OUTSTANDING COMPETITION PROGRAM  
RuPaul’s Drag Race  VH1
Tim Palazzola, Executive Producer Randy Barbato, Executive Producer Fenton Bailey, Executive Producer Tom Campbell, Executive Producer RuPaul Charles, Executive Producer Steven Corfe, Executive Producer Mandy Salangsang, Executive Producer Michele Mills, Co-Executive Producer Jacqueline Wilson, Co-Executive Producer Lisa Steele, Supervising Producer Adam Bronstein, Supervising Producer Thairin Smothers, Senior Producer John Polly, Producer Michelle Visage, Producer Jen Passovoy, Producer Alicia Gargaro-Magana, Producer 
OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES  
Jeremy Strong as Kendall Roy  HBO
Succession   
OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES  
Zendaya as Rue  HBO
Euphoria   
OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A DRAMA SERIES  
Jesse Armstrong, Written by  HBO
Succession This Is Not For Tears 
OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A DRAMA SERIES  
Andrij Parekh, Directed by  HBO
Succession Hunting 
OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES  
Billy Crudup as Cory Ellison  APPLE TV+
The Morning Show   
OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES  
Julia Garner as Ruth Langmore  NETFLIX
Ozark   
OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES  
Succession  HBO
Jesse Armstrong, Executive Producer Adam McKay, Executive Producer Will Ferrell, Executive Producer Frank Rich, Executive Producer Kevin Messick, Executive Producer Mark Mylod, Executive Producer Jane Tranter, Executive Producer Tony Roche, Executive Producer Scott Ferguson, Executive Producer Jon Brown, Co-Executive Producer Georgia Pritchett, Co-Executive Producer Jonathan Glatzer, Supervising Producer Will Tracy, Producer Dara Schnapper, Producer Gabrielle Mahon, Producer Lucy Prebble, Consulting Producer 

Note: As per Emmy (emmy.com) press release..

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