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article imageBatch of Emmys already handed out; HBO leads the way with 15 wins

By Tim O'Brien     Aug 17, 2014 in Entertainment
The Emmy Awards will be handed out Aug. 25, but many of them were already bestowed Aug. 16. The Creative Arts Emmy Awards were handed out in Los Angeles and sets the stage for what is to come.
Leading the way was HBO with 15, followed by NBC with 10 and then PBS with eight.
Among TV shows, "Saturday Night Live" won the night with 5 awards.
Awards last night came from categories such as reality, host, commercial, guest actors and plenty of technical awards. Casting awards and stunts are also a part of the night.
As the Television Academy put it: This first ceremony of the 66th
Emmy Awards honored guest performers on television dramas and comedy series, as well as the many talented artists and craftspeople behind the scenes to create television excellence.
2014 Creative Arts Emmy® Awards included wins for Netflix (7), comcast.com and pivot.com. It shows the ever-expanding nature of how entertainment is consumed.
This year’s Creative Arts will air at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT on Sunday, Aug. 24. on FXM. The Emmy Awards will air live on NBC Monday, Aug. 25. The event was moved to Monday night to avoid airing against the NFL. In all, on Monday, Aug. 25, Emmys will be handed out in 26 categories.
Here are some winner from last night. For a complete list, head here.
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series
Joe Morton, "Scandal," ABC
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Allison Janney, "Masters of Sex," Showtime
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Jimmy Fallon, "Saturday Night Live," NBC
Outstanding Special Class Program
"67th Annual Tony Awards," CBS
Outstanding Animated Program
"Bob's Burgers," FOX
Outstanding Commercial
"Misunderstood," Apple
Outstanding Interactive Program
"The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon digital experience," NBC
Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series
"The Colbert Report," Comedy Central
Outstanding Variety Special
"AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Mel Brooks," TNT
Outstanding Unstructured Reality Program
"Deadliest Catch," Discovery Channel
Outstanding Structured Reality Program
"Shark Tank," ABC
Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Programm
Jane Lynch, "Hollywood Game Night," NBC
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Uzo Aduba, "Orange is the New Black," Netflix
Outstanding Casting for a Miniseries, Movie, or a Special
"Fargo," FX
Outstanding Casting for a Drama Series
"True Detective," HBO
Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series
"Orange is the New Black," Netflix
Outstanding Stunt Coordination for a Drama Series, Miniseries, or Movie
"The Blacklist," NBC
Outstanding Stunt Coordination for a Comedy Series or Variety Program
"Brooklyn Nine-Nine," FOX
Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance
“Four Regrettings and a Funeral,” The Simpsons, FOX
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