Sterling Brown Wins Supporting Actor in Limited Series or Movie: 2016 Emmy Awards

Emmy Awards

The 68th annual Emmy Awards aired Sept. 18, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. EDT. According to ABC, Jimmy Kimmel is hosting this evening’s events from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.

Nominees were announced on July 14, in a ceremony hosted by the Television Academy Chairman and CEO Bruce Rosenblum and Anthony Anderson from the ABC television show “Black-ish.”

The excitement built as the audience waited for Terrence Howard to announce the person who would take the award home. The winner of Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie is Sterling K. Brown in his role in “The People v O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story.” Brown became very emotional at the mention of his father and began to cry.

Nominees for Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

  • FX Network – “Fargo,” Jesse Plemons as Ed Blumquist
  • FX Network – “Fargo,” Bokeem Woodbine as Mike Milligan
  • AMC – “The Night Manager,” Hugh Laurie as Richard Roper
  • FX Network – “The People v O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story,” Sterling K. Brown as Christopher Darden
  • FX Network – “The People v O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story,” David Schwimmer as Robert Kardashian
  • FX Network – “The People v O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story,” John Travolta as Robert Shapiro

Written by Tracy Blake
Edited by Cathy Milne

Sources:

Emmys.com: 68th Emmy Awards Nominations
ABC Live Television: The 68th Emmy Awards

Image Courtesy of Disney-ABC Television’s Flickr Page – Creative Commons License

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