‘Fleabag’ Wins Emmy for Highest Comedy Collection, Capping Off the Display’s Gigantic Night time

Correct after most likely the best streaks in Emmy’s historic previous, surprises reigned. On Sunday night, “Fleabag” obtained Highest Comedy Assortment, beating out mainstay “Veep” and defending champion “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.”

Speaking to the accrued crowd on the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles, sequence author and famous person Phoebe Waller-Bridge capped off the night, accepting on behalf of most likely essentially the most night’s biggest winners. Waller-Bridge thanked, amongst others, stable member Andrew Scott and sequence composer Isobel Waller-Bridge.

The category was as soon as the remaining chance for long-running winner “Veep” to take home a prize, nonetheless, most likely essentially the most winningest sequence in Emmy’s historic previous will move home empty this yr. Closing yr, “Maisel” turns into the first sequence from a streaming service to win Highest Comedy, paving one of the simplest ways for “Fleabag” (fellow Amazon Prime Video sequence) to enroll in this yr’s report of nominees.

This 2019 Highest Comedy race was as soon as among the wide-open in current instances, with a numerous totally different sequence in competitors along with “Russian Doll,” “Barry,” “The Glorious Place,” and fan-favorite “Schitt’s Creek.”

The win caps off a superb evening for the show, which took home prizes in numerous courses, along with wins for stable contributors Waller-Bridge in Writing and Highest Actress in a Comedy. Harry Bradbeer moreover took home the prize for Highest Directing for a Comedy. With “Fleabag” not returning for the third season, this guarantees that another new winner will take home the prize subsequent yr.

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