Succession & Ted Lasso Land It Big At Emmy Awards


Ted Lasso and Succession were among the big winners at the Emmy Awards last night.

Ted Lasso, an Apple TV+ series which tells the story of an American football coach taking the reigns of a British soccer team, saw its stars Jason Sudeikis and Brett Goldstein win awards for best comedy actor and best supporing actor respectively.

Meanwhile HBO’s Succession landed four awards overall, including best drama show. It explores the lives of a back stabbing family known as the Roys, whose familiy members are all vying for power.

The Squid Game’s Lee Jung-jae won the accolade for best drama actor, while the award for best drama actress went to Euphoria star Zendaya, while Jean Smart earned best comedy actress for her role in Hacks.

You can see the list of winners in full below.

Outstanding Drama Series: Succession

Outstanding Comedy Series: Ted Lasso

Lead Actor, Drama: Lee Jung-jae, Squid Game

Lead Actress, Drama: Zendaya, Euphoria

Lead Actor, Comedy: Jason Sudeikis, Ted Lasso

Lead Actress, Comedy: Jean Smart, Hacks

Supporting Actor, Drama: Matthew Macfadyen, Succession

Supporting Actress, Drama: Julia Garner, Ozark

Supporting Actor, Comedy: Brett Goldstein, Ted Lasso

Supporting Actress, Comedy: Sheryl Lee Ralph, Abbott Elementary

Outstanding Limited or Anthology Series: The White Lotus

Lead Actor Limited Series or Movie: Michael Keaton, Dopesick

Lead Actress Limited Series or Movie: Amanda Seyfried, The Dropout

Supporting Actor, Limited Series: Murray Bartlett, The White Lotus

Supporting Actress, Limited Series: Jennifer Coolidge, The White Lotus

At last week’s ceremony, Peter Jackson’s Beatles: Get Back also won it big. They won accolades for Outstanding Directing for a Documentary/Non Fiction Program, Outstanding Sound Editing for a Nonfiction or Reality Program and Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special.

Along with Succession and the Squid Game, Stranger Things also won several awards at the event last week. Find out more here.