Ratings for Emmys on NBC - Awards Slip to New Lows

Here’s how the latest Emmy Awards Show did in the ratings – it’s stunning

Here’s how the latest Emmy Awards Show did in the ratings – it’s stunning

"Last year, the 69th annual Emmys on CBS hosted by Stephen Colbert dipped 2.4 percent from the prior year to a new low, per Nielsen's household ratings", The Wrap reported. The blood and power related saga has won 47 awards overall.

Amazon's sitcom about an unhappy housewife who performs standup comedy, "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel", took home both the crown for best comedy series, the best comedy actress for Rachel Brosnahan, as well as best supporting actress in a comedy for Alex Borstein.

Bill Hader collected the best comedy actor award for "Barry", a dark comedy about a hired killer who stumbles into an acting career.

There were many hits and misses when it cames to dresses, however the couples pretty much complimented one another at the Emmy's. Winkler said of his acceptance speech after receiving the award. "She was very busy and she said to me, 'I just can't fly across the country to watch you lose, ' and I still think you made the right decision", said Mulaney, 36.

"Thank you for letting us take care of your people", "Game of Thrones" producer D.B. Weiss said to George R.R. Martin, whose novels and their characters fuel the drama.

HBO's Westworld landed four awards and Barry won three.

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Russia’s Il-20 military aircraft disappeared over the Mediterranean Sea - Defense Ministry
In November 2015, Turkey shot down a Russian warplane near the Syrian border, triggering a severe crisis in ties with Moscow . The Observatory said at the time that the September 4 attacks were believed aimed at Iranian military posts.

Centre merges Bank of Baroda, Vijaya Bank, Dena Bank
Jaitley said that no employee on the combined entity will face any service conditions which are adverse in nature. The PSU banks are in news today ahead of merger of Bank of Baroda with Dena Bank & Vijaya Bank.

Murphy won an award Monday night for his directing on FX's American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace, which also earned outstanding limited series.

Aside from the big winners of the night - including Game of Thrones and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel - here are a few of the biggest highlights from the show.

This is the first series Emmy win for Amazon, which had had success with the series "Transparent" but ultimately lost out to the yearly dominance of HBO's "Veep" in the comedy category. Amy Sherman-Palladino gets two awards for writing and directing Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.

HBO's record-breaking fantasy epic "Game of Thrones" stormed back onto the Emmys stage on Monday, winning the coveted best drama series prize on a night full of surprises, including an on-air marriage proposal that stunned the audience.

Dystopian female show "The Handmaid's Tale" and FX's surreal hip-hop comedy "Atlanta" were the biggest losers, taking none of the most prestigious awards and making a disappointing night for stars Elisabeth Moss and Donald Glover.

Claire Foy for The Crown wins the Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama series. After paying tribute to his mother, who died two weeks earlier, Glenn Weiss called out to his girlfriend, Jan, "I want to call you my wife", and he presented her the ring his dad gave his mom 67 years ago. "They have been incredible, whether we wanted to do a story about trade policy or about Russell Crowe's jock strap".

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