Netflix and Amazon Won 15 Emmy Awards




bloodline-netflix-castNetflix and Amazon continued their dominance of the award shows with 15 Emmy wins this week. Netflix won 9 Emmys for shows like Master of None and Bloodline. Amazon took home 6 Emmys for shows like Mozart in the Jungle and Transparent.

Netflix Emmy Wins:

Bloodline – Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series Ben Mendellsohn

Masters of None – Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series Aziz Ansari & Alan Yang

Patton Oswalt: Talking of Clapping – Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special

Jessica Jones – Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music

Making a Murderer – Outstanding Documentary Or Nonfiction Series

Making a Murderer – Outstanding Directing For Nonfiction Programming

Making a Murderer – Outstanding Picture Editing For Nonfiction Programming

Making a Murderer – Outstanding Writing for Nonfiction Programming

What Happened, Miss Simone? – Outstanding Documentary Or Nonfiction Special

This brings Netflix total award wins to 90.

Netflix was nominated for 54 Emmys in 2016 up from just 34 in 2015. Only FX with 54 and HBO with 94 had more nominations than Netflix.

Notable Amazon Emmy Wins:

Transparent – Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Transparent – Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series

Mozart in the Jungle – Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series

Amazon also won two Emmys for The Man in the High Castle and one more for Transparent.

Amazon was nominated for 16 Emmys in 2016 vs just 12 in 2015.

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