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LOS ANGELES (AP) – The latest on Sunday’s 68th annual Primetime Emmy Awards during a Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. All times local.

9:45 p.m.

The initial post-show stop for many Emmy guest is a Governors Ball opposite a travel from a Microsoft Theater, an eventuality that transforms a routinely drab Los Angeles Convention Center assembly gymnasium into a fairy-tale-like garden.

Surrounded by ferns and ethereal flowers swinging from a ceiling, actors Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele of “Key and Peele” celebrity common their list during a black-tie eventuality with their Emmy statuettes.

Other winners done their approach to a esteem cast bar, where they had their Emmys personalized.

Sarah Paulson and Sterling K. Brown, who played prosecutors in a multi-Emmy winning “The People v. OJ Simpson,” showed off their newly engraved trophies as they acted with real-life Simpson prosecutor Marcia Clark.

Other Emmy winners during a celebration enclosed “Transparent” creator Jill Soloway and Patton Oswalt, who won for essay for a accumulation special.


8:45 p.m.

The Emmys are over, as is Jimmy Kimmel’s joke-filled widen as horde in that he poked fun during radio kingship and presidential politics.

The Associated Press’ Frazier Moore writes ( ) in his examination of a three-hour rite – that Kimmel managed to finish on time – that a horde did a able and mostly spacious pursuit of relocating a uncover along.

Moore writes that Kimmel had many winning quips, either he was poking fun during writer Mark Burnett for giving arise to Donald Trump by “Celebrity Apprentice,” or flitting out PBJ; sandwiches he pronounced his mom made.

Moore writes that a outcome was that Kimmel actively intent with a rite and never left a theatre for too prolonged as is mostly a box during Hollywood awards shows


8 p.m.

“Game of Thrones” is a leader of a best radio play array Emmy Award.

The HBO anticipation array follows characters as they strive for energy in a illusory universe abundant with brutality, magic, and dragons.

The uncover also won a best play endowment final year.


7:55 p.m.

“Veep” is a leader of a Emmy Award for best comedy series.

It is a repeat win for a HBO series, that stars Julia Louis-Dreyfus as a illusory U.S. politician who ascends to a presidency.

Earlier Sunday, Louis-Dreyfus won a Emmy for best comedy actress.


7:50 p.m.

Tatiana Maslany is a Emmy Award leader for best singer in a play array for her purpose in “Orphan Black.”

It is a initial Emmy win for Maslany, who plays mixed characters in a BBC America series. All of her characters are clones with graphic personalities and lives.

Maslany has drawn regard for her flexibility in personification a roles, that operation from suburban mom to cruel assassin, during a show’s 4 seasons.


7:45 p.m.

Rami Malek is a Emmy Award leader for best actor in a play array for his purpose in “Mr. Robot.”

Malek plays a hacker recruited by an radical into a swindling to clean out all consumer debt in a USA Network series.

The second deteriorate of “Mr. Robot” is now airing and a critically acclaimed array has been a springboard for Malek’s career. This is his initial Emmy win.

The show’s deteriorate culmination front after this week.


7:30 p.m.

Ben Mendelsohn is a leader of a Emmy Award for best play ancillary actor for his “Bloodline” role.

Mendelsohn won for his description of a black sheep of a distinguished Florida Keys family who manages to mystify a lives of his mom and siblings, even from beyond-the-grave.


7:25 p.m.

Maggie Smith is a leader of a best play ancillary singer Emmy Award for her purpose on “Downton Abbey”

It is Smith’s fourth Emmy win and her third for personification a Dowager Countess of Grantham on a series, that aired for 6 seasons on PBS.

She did not seem during Sunday’s ceremony, and horde Jimmy Kimmel had joked early in a uncover that all winners would have to be benefaction to accept their awards.

After Smith’s win Kimmel pronounced her Emmy would not be mailed to her though would be kept in a Microsoft Theater’s Lost and Found until she shows adult to explain it.


7:10 p.m.

“Transparent” creator Jill Soloway says Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump is “one of a many dangerous monsters,” comparing him to Hitler.

Soloway done a critique vocalization to reporters backstage during a Emmys after winning a best executive prize. She said, “Any impulse that we have to call Trump out for being an successor to Hitler, we will.”

During a second deteriorate “Transparent” associated a stream state of transgender people to a conditions confronting Jews in Nazi Germany before a Holocaust.

Soloway pronounced Sunday that Trump, like Hitler, has “otherized” people to benefit domestic power, including, infirm people, Muslims, Mexican-Americans and women who don’t “look like beauty manifestation contestants.”

-Lindsey Bahr (@ldbahr)


7 p.m.

“The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story” has won a Emmy Award for best singular TV series.

The FX array recreates moments from Simpson’s double-murder hearing in Los Angeles focusing on prosecutors and a “Dream Team” of invulnerability lawyers doing a box dubbed “The Trial of a Century.”

The series, that starred Courtney B. Vance as invulnerability profession Johnny Cochran, Sarah Paulson as prosecutor Marcia Clark and Cuba Gooding Jr. as Simpson, perceived a second many Emmy nominations this year.

Vance, Paulson and co-star Sterling K. Brown, who played prosecutor Christopher Darden, won behaving Emmys for a series.


6:50: p.m.

Courtney B. Vance is a leader of Emmy for best actor in a singular array for a uncover “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story.”

Vance won for his description of late invulnerability profession Johnny Cochran, who led a authorised “Dream Team” in a successful invulnerability of NFL good O.J. Simpson on double murder charges.

The array won 3 Emmy behaving awards on Sunday, including for Sterling K. Brown and Sarah Paulson for their portrayals of prosecutors Christopher Darden and Marcia Clark.

Both Vance and Brown gave distinguished shout-outs to their wives.

Vance finished his acceptance debate with a domestic message, shouting, “Obama out! Hillary in!”


6:40 p.m.

Sarah Paulson is a leader of a Emmy Award for best singer in a singular array for her purpose in “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story.”

It is Paulson’s initial Emmy win and comes for her description of prosecutor Marcia Clark, who endured widespread critique as she attempted to crook NFL fable O.J. Simpson of double murder underneath a vivid spotlight of a supposed “Trial of a Century.”

Paulson’s co-star Sterling K. Brown, who played prosecutor Christopher Darden in a series, won a best ancillary actor endowment and she thanked him in her acceptance speech.

Paulson also thanked Clark, who she brought to a Emmys, and apologized to her for carrying a two-dimensional perspective of a prosecutor before signing on to play her onscreen.


6:30 p.m.

It wasn’t a gag, Jimmy Kimmel, a kids from “Stranger Things” and dozens of volunteers unequivocally did pass out lunch bags with peanut butter and preserve sandwiches – to some people during Sunday’s Emmy Awards.

The giveaway snacks were usually for those seated in a Microsoft Theater’s band section. The folks in a loge and patio areas were out of luck.

Taraji P. Henson and Kate McKinnon were among a stars who grabbed a bag.

During a blurb break, a womanlike announcer warned attendees with peanut and gluten allergies that a sacks were filled with nuts and bread.

Kimmel steady that warning during a show, joking that those with allergies should be clever since he had usually one EpiPen.

- Derrik J. Lang (@derrikjlang)


6:15 p.m.

The Emmy Awards, as fans know, is some-more than usually an awards foe though a conform uncover as well.

One of those who competence have won an Emmy for red-carpet attire, if it was a category, was Kristen Bell, who wore a low-cut champagne sheer round robe with usually adequate flicker using by a floral print.

Angela Bassett stood out in lemon yellow with garment sleeves and a full train, while Shiri Appleby wore an confident sky blue sparkler.

A roundup of conform choices by The Associated Press ( ) remarkable that several attendees, including singer-songwriter Tori Kelly and singer Kathryn Hahn, opted for velvet, a smart fabric used by several designers during this year’s New York Fashion Week.

Kerry Washington, who is profound with her second child, wore a strapless robe that had a front cutout for her baby bump.

While women’s conform is many scrutinized on a red carpet, a few actors gained attention.

Terrence Howard of “Empire” wore a black-and-white check tuxedo coupler with a patterned crawl tie.

Fred Armisen opted for a black tuxedo with some unusual accessories – Frankenstein bolts on his neck.

- Leanne Italie.


6:05 p.m.

“The Voice” is removing a possibility to sing a same balance again, winning a best existence foe Emmy Award for a second year in a row.

The NBC singing foe pairs would-be stars with some of a tip talents in a song industry, including judges Blake Shelton and Adam Levine.


6 p.m.

Jeffrey Tambor is a leader of a Emmy Award for best comedy actor for his purpose in “Transparent.”

Tambor plays a late highbrow who becomes a transgender lady as a Amazon uncover looks during how a transition impacts her grown children.

This is a second year in a quarrel Tambor has won a best comedy actor Emmy.

Earlier in Sunday’s Emmy uncover Tambor introduced a reverence to a late Garry Shandling whose “Larry Sanders Show” he co-starred in.


5:50 p.m.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus is a leader of a Emmy Award for best comedy singer for her purpose in “Veep”

It’s a five-peat for Louis-Dreyfus, who has won a difficulty a 4 prior years for her purpose as politician Selina Meyer in a HBO comedy.

In usurpation a award, Louis-Dreyfus pronounced she’d like to apologize for a stream state of American politics, joking that her uncover seems to have morphed from comedy to documentary during a stream quarrelsome choosing season.

Turning critical a impulse later, she fought behind tears as she dedicated a endowment to her father, who died Friday.

Louis-Dreyfus has been an Emmy favorite for years, winning comedy behaving awards for “Seinfeld” and “The New Adventures of Old Christine” before winning a difficulty with her work on “Veep.”


5:30 p.m.

Kate McKinnon has won a Emmy for best ancillary singer on a comedy array for her purpose on “Saturday Night Live.”

It is McKinnon’s initial Emmy win for her work on a NBC comedy show, in that she plays a accumulation of roles.

Those roles embody impersonations of open total such as Hillary Clinton, Justin Bieber and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Clinton was among those she thanked in her acceptance speech.


5:20 p.m.

Louie Anderson is a leader of a Emmy Award for best ancillary actor in a comedy series.

Anderson won for his purpose on a FX comedy, in that he plays a mom of a male perplexing to grasp his dream of apropos a veteran clown.

The night’s initial endowment winner, Anderson thanked his mother, adding he stole many aspects of her celebrity for his Emmy-winning role.


5:15 p.m.

Sarah Paulson and her real-life doppelganger, O.J. Simpson prosecutor Marcia Clark, assimilated army during Sunday’s Emmy Awards.

Paulson is nominated for her description of Clark in a FX series: “The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story.” She had betrothed to move a former prosecutor to Sunday’s Emmys.

The dual sat subsequent to any other during a awards show, heading Emmy horde Jimmy Kimmel to quip, “”Are we rooting for O.J. to win this time?”

Simpson was acquitted.

The FX array was a retelling of Simpson’s double murder hearing and enclosed several behind-the-scenes moments that focused on Clark and her personal life while traffic with a supposed “Trial of a Century.”


4:55 p.m.

It’s scarcely showtime and several Emmy Awards uncover attendees are seeking remit from a 90-degree continue outside, backing adult inside a Microsoft Theater run to squeeze $9 eyeglasses of bubbly from a benefaction stand.

“Transparent” singer Kathryn Hahn, “The Simpsons” actor Hank Azaria and YouTube star “Burnie” Burns are among a celebs lined adult during a benefaction stand, where prohibited dogs are also offered for $5.50 apiece.

For nominees still watchful to get inside a museum a red-carpet quick line that leads directly to a front of a theater’s band territory has been non-stop up.

“Ladies and gentlemen, greatfully take your seats in a theater, a pre-show will start in usually a few minutes,” an announcer is cooing as people hasten to find their seats.

- Derrik J. Lang (@derrikjlang)


4:45 p.m.

The kids from a Netflix sci-fi materialisation “Stranger Things” are creation a many of their newly anointed popularity, hamming it adult on Sunday’s Emmys red runner and chatting adult bleacher fans.

Thirteen-year-old Gaten Matarazzo flashed his signature grin, while Caleb McLaughlin acted for photos and shook hands with several vehement onlookers. Meanwhile, fans cooed over 13-year-old Millie Bobby Brown’s neat black dress.

“Game of Thrones” and “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” singer Gwendoline Christie also stopped to poise for a few selfies while “Key and Peele” hopeful Keegan-Michael Key and “UnReal” star Shiri Appleby walked by and waved.

-Lindsey Bahr (@ldbahr on Twitter)


4 p.m.

Judith Light is being entirely pure when she tells bleacher fans how formidable it is to travel a red runner in heels.

“I can’t walk, though thanks,” a actress, nominated for her purpose in a comedy array for a Amazon Instant Video uncover “Transparent,” pronounced as she responded to shouts and cheers from fans in a red-carpet bleachers.

Light was one of a initial stars to travel a carpe Sunday, along with associate nominees Felicity Huffman and her husband, William H. Macy.

-Lindsey Bahr (@ldbahr on Twitter)


3:45 p.m.

It’s another hot, hot, prohibited year on a Emmys red carpet.

With temperatures in a 90s in downtown Los Angeles on Sunday, one lady in a fan bleachers outward a Microsoft Theater was wheeled out on a bracket by paramedics.

She was alert, sipping H2O and smiling though had turn dehydrated. Her condition stirred eventuality staff to remind everybody benefaction to remember to keep celebration water.

Staffers also fetched small Emmy-branded H2O bottles for anyone who asked.

Others in a bleachers came prepared with umbrellas, books and snacks while watchful for things to get going.

Only a few nominees had arrived 90 mins before uncover time though a red runner was bustling with confidence checks and other pre-show activity.

-Lindsey Bahr (@ldbahr on Twitter)


3:15 p.m.

Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck is seeking Emmys attendees to sojourn observant in a arise of explosions in New York City and New Jersey.

Beck says there are no famous convincing threats to confidence in Los Angeles, though those attending Sunday’s Emmys in downtown Los Angeles should news any questionable activity.

Downtown LA is an generally bustling place Sunday, with a Rams personification their initial home football diversion in 22 years during a circuitously Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.

Beck says Los Angeles military are constantly assessing confidence hazard levels in a arise Saturday’s dual explosions.

Officials in New York are perplexing to establish who was obliged for an blast that harmed 29 in Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood. New Jersey law coercion is perplexing to establish if a siren explosve that exploded during a strand village was associated to terrorism.

-Anthony McCartney (@mccartneyap)

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