Invision Gillian Anderson poses for photographers as she arrives for the Netflix Celebration of the 73rd Primetime Emmy Awards in central London, Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021. (Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP)
The Latest on The Emmy Awards in Los Angeles (all times local):
5: 55 p.m.
The Emmy for best supporting actor in a drama series goes to Tobias Menzies for “The Crown.”
Menzies won for playing Prince Phillip opposite Olivia Colman’s Queen Elizabeth in the fourth season of the Netflix series, which has already taken four Emmys on Sunday night.
Menzies, a 47-year-old London-born actor, is also known for his roles on “Outlander” and “Game of Thrones.”
He beat out fellow nominees Giancarlo Esposito, O-T Fagbenle, John Lithgow, Max Minghella, Chris Sullivan, Bradley Whitford and Michael K. Williams.
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5: 50 p.m.
Gillian Anderson has turned the Iron Lady into Emmy gold.
Anderson won best supporting actress in a drama series on Sunday night for playing British prime minister Margaret Thatcher in the fourth season of “The Crown.”It was already the third Emmy of the night for the Netflix show, whose winners are accepting their awards at a viewing party in London.And it was the second career Emmy for Anderson, who won her first 24 years ago for “The X-Files.”She beat out her “The Crown” castmates Helena Bonham Carter and Emerald Fennell, along with Madeline Brewer, Ann Dowd, Aunjanue Ellis, Yvonne Strahovski and Samira Wiley.5:30 p.m.The sidekick and best friend of Easttown have each won an Emmy.Evan Peters won best supporting actor in a limited series or TV movie for HBO’s “Mare of Easttown” on Sunday night, and Julianne Nicholson won best supporting actress for the show.Nicholson won for playing the best friend of Kate Winslet’s title character, a Pennsylvania detective trying to solve a murder amid struggles with family and friends.Peters won for playing Winslet’s partner.Both praised the show’s star from the stage.“Man, you’re good at acting,” Nicholson said to Winslet.It was the first Emmy, and first nomination, for both Peters and Nicholson.5:20 p.m.Brett Goldstein topped his teammates at the Emmys.Goldstein won best supporting actor in a comedy series for his role in “Ted Lasso,” which had four nominees in the category.“This cast made me sick they’re so good,” Goldstein said.With his win, “Ted Lasso” took the first two Emmys of the night, with Hannah Waddingham taking best supporting actress in a comedy.It’s the first Emmy for Goldstein, and comes for his first nomination.He beat out castmates Brendan Hunt, Nick Mohammed and Jeremy Swift along with Carl Clemons-Hopkins, Bowen Yang, Kenan Thompson and Paul Reiser.5:15 p.m.Hannah Waddingham, and “Ted Lasso,” have won the first Emmy of the night.Waddingham won best supporting actress in a comedy series Sunday for the Apple TV+ series, which could be in for a big night.Waddingham screamed with delight when she reached the stage.“Jason, you’ve changed my life with this,” she said to the show’s star and co-creator Jason Sudeikis.Waddingham plays the owner of an English soccer team who hires the […]