‘Game of Thrones’ Wins Best Drama Series at 2019 Emmy Awards

‘Game of Thrones’ finished its eighth and final season this year and now the show has won the Emmy award for Best Drama Series for the fourth time…

The watch has ended for ‘Game of Thrones’ but the epic fantasy series from the mind of George R.R. Martin along with David Benioff and Dan Weiss walked away as the Best Drama Series at the 2019 Emmy Awards.

The night was capped off with the fourth win by ‘Game of Thrones’ in the drama series category after the show was nominated each year that it was eligible since first launching.

‘Game of Thrones’ led all nominations at the 2019 Emmy Awards with 32 — more than any other series and ultimately walked away with two of the most prestigious honors including the nod for Best Drama Series as well as Peter Dinklage taking home the award for Best Supporting Actor.

Dinklage is now a four time winner in his own right after capturing the Emmy award in 2011, 2015, 2018 and 2019.

While ‘Game of Thrones’ closed out the night with the biggest win of all, there were more than a few surprises in the drama categories on Sunday night.

Jason Bateman won Best Director for a Drama Series for his work on ‘Ozark’ and he joined co-star Julia Garner, who took home the Emmy for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series.

Billy Porter also celebrated after he won for Best Actor in a Drama Series in an incredibly tough category he shared with the likes of Bob Odenkirk from ‘Better Call Saul’, Kit Harington from ‘Game of Thrones’ and Bateman for his work on ‘Ozark.

‘Succession’ was also recognizes at the 2019 Emmy Awards after creator Jesse Armstrong took home the trophy for Best Writing in a Drama Series.

Here’s the full winners list from the 2019 Emmy Awards:

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

WINNER: Tony Shalhoub (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel)

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

WINNER: Alex Borstein (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel)

Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series

WINNER: Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Fleabag, “Episode 1”

Directing for a Comedy Series

WINNER: Harry Bradbeer, Fleabag, “Episode 1”

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

WINNER: Bill Hader (Barry)

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

WINNER: Phoebe Waller-Bridge (Fleabag)

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

WINNER: Patricia Arquette, The Act

Directing for a Limited Series

WINNER: Johan Renck, Chernobyl

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

WINNER: Ben Whishaw (A Very English Scandal)

Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series Or Movie

WINNER: Craig Mazin, Chernobyl

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

WINNER: Jharrel Jerome (When They See Us)

Outstanding Television Movie

WINNER: Bandersnatch, Black Mirror

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

WINNER: Michelle Williams (Fosse/Verdon)

Outstanding Limited Series

WINNER: Chernobyl

Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series

WINNER: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Outstanding Variety Sketch Series

WINNER: Saturday Night Live

Outstanding Directing for a Variety Series

WINNER: Don Roy King, Saturday Night Live

Outstanding Variety Talk Series

WINNER: Last Week Tonight With John Oliver

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

WINNER: Peter Dinklage (Game of Thrones)

Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series

WINNER: Jesse Armstrong, Succession, “Nobody is Ever Missing”

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

WINNER: Julia Garner (Ozark)

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

WINNER: Billy Porter (Pose)

Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series

WINNER: Jason Bateman, Ozark, “Reparations”

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

WINNER: Jodie Comer (Killing Eve)

Outstanding Comedy Series

WINNER: Fleabag

Outstanding Drama Series

WINNER: Game of Thrones

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