The 2017 Emmy Awards was hosted by Stephen Colbert, it was full of Donald Trump jokes and your favourite shows and series most probably got acknowledged. The Handmaid’s Tale, Big Little Lies, and Saturday Night Live all scooped multiple awards. Elizabeth Moss of the dystopian Handmaid’s Tale  did particularly well. Some other highlights included Big Little Lies sweeping eight Emmy Awards. This year, the awards show did not shy away from politics. With Atlanta and The Handmaid’s Tale on the winning list, how could it? Also Black Mirror’s San Junipero episode won an award – YAS!

Here are the winners, according to Channel24:

Drama Series:

The Handmaid’s Tale

Directing, Drama:

Reed Morano, The Handmaid’s Tale

Actor, Drama Series:

Sterling K. Brown, This is Us

Actress, Drama Series:

Elisabeth Moss, The Handmaid’s Tale

Supporting Actor, Drama Series:

John Lithgow, The Crown

Supporting Actress, Drama Series:

Ann Dowd, The Handmaid’s Tale

Comedy Series:


Directing, Comedy:

Donald Glover, Atlanta

Actor, Comedy Series:

Donald Glover, Atlanta

Actress, Comedy Series:

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep

Supporting Actor, Comedy Series:

Alec Baldwin, Saturday Night Live

Supporting Actress, Comedy Series:

Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live

Variety Talk Series:

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Variety, Writing Series:

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Variety Sketch Series:

Saturday Night Live

Writing, Drama:

Bruce Miller, The Handmaid’s Tale

Limited Series:

Big Little Lies

Directing, Limited Movie or Special:

Jean-Marc Vallee, Big Little Lies

Actor, Limited Series or Movie:

Riz Ahmed, The Night Of

Actress, Limited Series or Movie:

Nicole Kidman, Big Little Lies

Supporting Actor, Limited Series or Movie:

Alexander Skarsgård, Big Little Lies

Supporting Actress, Limited Series or Movie:

Laura Dern, Big Little Lies

Writing, Limited Series, Movie or Special:

Charlie Brooker, Black Mirror: San Junipero

Directing, Variety:

Don Roy King, Saturday Night Live

Writing, Comedy:

Aziz Ansari and Lena Waithe, Master of None

Reality Competition Programme:

The Voice

Television Movie:

Black Mirror

Congratulations to all our faves!