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Emmys 2018

The cast and crew of “Game of Thrones” on stage accepting the outstanding drama series award during the show at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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With a huge show background, the cast and crew of “Game of Thrones” on stage accepting the outstanding drama series award during the show at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

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Daniel Palladino speaks onstage with cast after winning outstanding comedy series for “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.”

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Ryan Murphy accepts the Emmy for outstanding limited series  for “The Assassination Gianni Versace: American Crime Story,” during the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Lorne Michaels accepts the outstanding variety sketch series award for “Saturday Night Live” at  the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theater.

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Cast and crew take to the stage as “RuPaul’s Drag Race” wins the Emmy for outstanding reality-competition program for the first time.

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RuPaul accepting the Emmy for outstanding reality competition program.

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From the Emmys audience at the Microsoft Theater, Leslie Jones cheers for RuPaul and “Drag Race” after the show won the Emmy for outstanding reality competition program.

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“The Crown’s” Claire Foy wins the award for outstanding lead actress in a drama series.

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Sarah Paulson presents the award for outstanding lead actress in a drama series.

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“The Handmaid’s Tale” actresses Elisabeth Moss, left, and Samira Wiley present during the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theater.

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“Game of Thrones” creator George R.R. Martin, left, and series star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau chat at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Glenn Weiss turns his acceptance speech for outstanding directing for a variety special for “The Oscars” into a surprise marriage proposal that quickly went viral.

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Matthew Rhys accepts his Emmy for outstanding lead actor in a drama series for “The Americans.”

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“Queer Eye’s" Bobby Berk, from left, Karamo Brown, Tan France, Antoni Porowski and  Jonathan Van Ness present an award at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Television Academy Chairman Hayma Washington speaks during the Emmy Awards.

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Gina Rodriguez and Lil Rel Howery present the Emmy for outstanding writing in a drama series at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Ron Cephas Jones, left, and Sterling K. Brown present the award for outstanding directing for a variety special at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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RuPaul Charles and Leslie Jones present the Emmy award for outstanding lead actress in a limited series, movie or dramatic special.

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Married couple Chrissy Teigen and John Legend present the award for outstanding supporting actress in a limited series, movie or dramatic special at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Regina King accepts the Emmy award for outstanding lead actress in a limited series, movie or dramatic special for “Seven Seconds.”

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Ryan Murphy accepts the award for outstanding directing in a limited series, movie or dramatic special for “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story.”

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Darren Criss accepts the award for outstanding lead actor in a limited series, movie or dramatic special for “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story” at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Jeff Daniels accepts the outstanding lead actor in a limited series or movie award for “Godless.” Yes, he thanked his horse.

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Thandie Newton accepts the outstanding supporting actress in a drama series award for “Westworld” at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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John Mulaney accepts the award for outstanding writing for a variety special at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Producer Glenn Weiss proposes to his girlfriend Jan Svendsen onstage at the 70th Emmys after he won the variety special directing award for the Oscars.

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Peter Dinklage accepts the Emmy for outstanding supporting actor in a drama series for “Game of Thrones.”

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Peter Dinklage accepts the outstanding supporting actor in a drama series award for his role in “Game of Thrones.”

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Charlie Brooker, left, and William Bridges accept the Emmy for outstanding writing for a limited series, movie or dramatic special for the “USS Callister” installment of “Black Mirror.”

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John Legend performs at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Betty White gets a standing ovation in her surprise appearance at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards as Kate McKinnon and Alec Baldwin look on.

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Betty White acknowledges presenter Kate McKinnon onstage at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Hosts Colin Jost, left, and Michael Che share a laugh with presenters Maya Rudolph and Fred Armisen during the Emmy Awards.

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Merritt Wever accepts her Emmy for outstanding supporting actress in a limited series or movie for “Godless.”

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Alex Borstein makes a quick wardrobe change before heading onstage to accept the award for outstanding supporting actress in a comedy series for “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.”

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Millie Bobby Brown, left, and Emilia Clarke present the award for outstanding writing for a comedy series.

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Sandra Oh, left, and Andy Samberg present the Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series award onstage during the 70th Emmy Awards.

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Andy Samberg drops in during the Emmys’ opening skit, a tongue-in-cheek musical on diversity in Hollywood.

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Bill Hader accepts the outstanding lead actor in a comedy series award for “Barry.” But don’t ask him what he covered in the speech: “I legit don’t know what I said up there.”

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Presenter Michael Douglas strolls onstage at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Rachel Brosnahan accepts the outstanding lead actress in a comedy series award for “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.”

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Tiffany Haddish and Angela Bassett present onstage during the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Rachel Brosnahan accepts the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series award for “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” from Tiffany Haddish and Angela Bassett during the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Amy Sherman-Palladino holds tight to her two Emmy wins for comedy writing and directing for  “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.”

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Hosts Colin Jost, left, and Michael Che start the show at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

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Presenter James Corden at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Kate McKinnon, left, Titus Burgess, Kristen Bell and Kenan Thompson share some laughs onstage during the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Henry Winkler shares his jubilation after winning the Emmy for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series for “Barry.”

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“Daddy won!” said Henry Winkler to his kids in closing his speech after winning his first Emmy.

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Henry Winkler hugs Bill Hader, left, and Alec Berg after his win for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series. “Westworld’s” Thandie Newton, in pink, is part of the standing ovation and would go on to win the Emmy for supporting actress in a drama series.

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After a truly showstopping shimmy to the stage, Alex Borstein accepts the outstanding supporting actress in a comedy series award for “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.”

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Matt Smith and Claire Foy head onstage to crown the first trophy winner at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Kate McKinnon and Kenan Thompson kick off the 70th Emmy Awards with an opening skit.

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