Regina King Wins Supporting Actress 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, 2016, in a ceremony hosted by the Television Academy Chairman and CEO Bruce Rosenblum and Anthony Anderson from the ABC television show “Black-ish.” Lauren Graham from “Parenthood” and the revival of the new “Gilmore Girls” show on Netflix worked the nomination ceremony alongside the hosts.

Nominees for Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

  • HBO – “All The Way,” Melissa as Lady Bird Johnson
  • ABC – “American Crime,” Regina King as Terri Lacroix
  • FX Network – “American Horror Story: Hotel,” Sarah Paulson as Hypodermic Sally/Billie Dean Howard
  • FX Network – “American Horror Story: Hotel,” Kathy Bates as Iris
  • FX Network – “Fargo,” Jean Smart as Floyd Gerhardt
  • AMC – “The Night Manager,” Olivia Colman as Angela Burr

The excitement built as the audience waited for Kimmel to announce the winner of this award.  Two-time Emmy Award winner, Regina King, scored the award for Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie.

Written by Tracy Blake

Sources: 68th Emmy Awards Nominations
ABC Live Television: The 68th Emmy Awards

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One Response to "Regina King Wins Supporting Actress in Limited Series or Movie: 2016 Emmy Awards"

  1. Brian D. Kramer   September 22, 2016 at 10:29 pm

    Regina King sure deserves the award. She is a great actress. She wouldn’t be a two-time Emmy award winner if she isn’t a great one.

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