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HAIRSPRAY LIVE! Wins Three Emmy Awards; Derek McLane Wins 2nd Emmy

13 September 2017

As some may have expected, Saturday Night Live was a multiple victor at the Creative Arts Emmys for its banner year covering the 2016 Presidential Election and the Trump administration which followed.

It's true, the coveted prize that is Best Drama will serve up guaranteed suspense this year, but according to O'Neil, it likely won't represent the best show on offer.

It was announced at tonight's CREATIVE EMMY AWARDS that NBC's HAIRSPRAY LIVE! was the victor of Best Variety/Nonfiction Special Production Design (Derek McLane), Best Multi-Camera Hairstying and Best Movie/Limited Series Technical Direction.

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Some of the category winners were announced over the weekend at the Creative Arts Emmys, with "Saturday Night Live", "Westworld" and "Stranger Things" all nabbing five awards.

As Deadline points out, Game of Thrones won the casting award and then the drama series award the past two years.

The first season of the Duffer Brothers' highly praised sci-fi show was awarded for its cast, picture editing, title design, sound editing and theme music.

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The Creative Arts Emmys might not get the buzz and attention of the ceremony's prime-time sister, airing September 17, but an Emmy is an Emmy, right? The documentary was also nominated at the 89th Academy Awards for Best Documentary Feature.

The Creative Arts Emmys were held on September 9 and 10, one week before the Primetime Emmy Awards (which will take place this Sunday, September 17), as per the annual tradition. Vimeo also won an award for its short form series Dicks while Samsung and Oculus took home the Outstanding Original Interactive Program award for its 360 degree VR video "The People's House - Inside the White House with Barack and Michelle Obama".

Leah Remini won for outstanding informational series for her A&E series, Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath. Technical awards were spread out over networks and series, with Netflix's "The Crown" picking up several production and costume design trophies. Tune into the Emmy Awards ceremony hosted by Stephen Colbert, live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, 8:00-11:00 p.m. ET/5:00-8:00 p.m. PT, on CBS.

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HAIRSPRAY LIVE! Wins Three Emmy Awards; Derek McLane Wins 2nd Emmy