Transparent, Game of Thrones Win Creative Arts Emmys
Transparent, American Horror Story: Freak Show and Game of Thrones were the big winners at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards, which were handed out Saturday and recognise mostly technical achievements in television.
Among the top prize recipients were Bradley Whitford, who won Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy for his role in Transparent, and Margo Martindale, who won Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama for The Americans. Joan Cusack (Shameless) and Reg E. Cathey (House of Cards) also won for guest-starring roles.
Veep and Game of Thrones won Outstanding Casting awards in the comedy and drama categories, while Olive Kitteridge won the casting prize for Limited Series, Movie or Special.
American Horror Story: Freak Show was honored for Outstanding Makeup for a
Limited Series or Movie (in both the
Prosthetic and Non-Prosthetic categories), while Game of Thrones won the makeup award for a single-camera series.
The shows also both won awards for visual effects, while Transparent and Downton Abbey both won costume awards. Jane Lynch won the award for Outstanding Host of a Reality Show, for Hollywood Game Night, while Shark Tank and Deadliest Catch were named Outstanding Structured and Unstructured Reality Shows, respectively.