The first of two Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremonies for this year have been handed out with Netflix’s “Arcane” and “Love on the Spectrum,” the “Adele: One Night Only” concert and Peter Jackson’s “The Beatles: Get Back” docuseries being the big winners.
“Arcane” took the Outstanding Animated Program honor, one of the biggest awards of the night. In an adjacent category, Netflix’s “Love, Death + Robots” took Outstanding Short Form Animated Program, whilst Chadwick Boseman posthumously took the Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance for his role as Star-Lord T’Challa in Marvel’s “What If” series.
Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Series went to “The Beatles: Get Back” (with Peter Jackson winning a directing honor for that), while Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special went to “George Carlin’s American Dream”.
Outstanding Variety Special (Live) went to The Pepsi Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show, and Outstanding Variety Special (Pre-Recorded) went to “Adele: One Night Only”.
“Queer Eye” nabbed Outstanding Structured Reality Program, and “Love on the Spectrum” nabbed Outstanding Unstructured Reality Program.
“Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy” won Outstanding Hosted Nonfiction Series or Special, whilst Ru Paul took Outstanding Host for a Reality or Competition Program.
Apple’s “Carpool Karaoke: The Series” won Outstanding Short Form Comedy, Drama or Variety Series, whilst “Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Presents: Once Upon a Time In Late Night” took Outstanding Short Form Nonfiction or Reality Series.
“Lucy And Desi,” “Lizzo’s Watch Out for the Big Grrrls,” “A Black Lady Sketch Show,” and “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver” also scored multiple wins.
An edited presentation of the Creative Arts Emmys will air Saturday, September 10th on FXX and stream on Hulu.
Source: TV Line