The 2019 Primetime Emmys were anything but predictable — save one inevitable final victory for “Game of Thrones
” — and that led to quite a few welcome winners as well as a stack of unexpected losers. In the age of “too much TV,” the TV Academy did an admirable job spreading the love. “Game of Thrones
” didn’t even win everything it could. In fact, the HBO
drama lost a few awards many expected it to walk away with.
That didn’t stop HBO from dominating, even though a stronger-than-expected Amazon
made a nice run of its own. Netflix
had a night of highs and lows, while broadcast continued to struggle. Take a look at the night’s winners and losers below, but don’t forget to tell us who made an impression on you in the comments.
While everyone talked about HBO vs. Netflix, Amazon took the first four awards