FOX Networks Group Southeast Asia proudly celebrates 12 top honours at the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards. These accolades, on top of the numerous nominations received, are testament to the network’s commitment to great entertainment and storytelling.
Through its rich variety of winners, FOX Networks Group continues to entertain, delight, and inspire by creating and distributing the highest quality content to audiences around the region with its award-winning portfolio of network and studio properties.
FOX Networks Group channel FX landed a whopping 10 Emmy awards. In total, FX received 39 Emmy nominations across six programmes.
The hilarious and heart-warming Schitt’s Creek broke an Emmy record for scoring the most wins for a comedy series in its last season. The series scored nine awards this year, including Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series and Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series.
For their stellar performances in the series, Catherine O’Hara and Eugene Levy secured the Outstanding Lead Actress and Actor in a Comedy Series, while Annie Murphy and Dan Levy took home the Outstanding Supporting Actress and Actor in a Comedy Series awards.
Beating out other competitors in the category, American drama series Mrs. America was also celebrated with a stunning win. For her incredible performance as Shirley Chisholm in Mrs. America, Uzo Aduba clinched the Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie award.
Syrian-Danish documentary The Cave walked away with two Emmy awards, including Outstanding Cinematography For A Nonfiction Program and Exceptional Merit In Documentary Filmmaking. The documentary, which featured on National Geographic, was recognised for its unflinching story of the Syrian war and the resilience of female doctors in an oppressive patriarchal culture.
Tune in to FX to catch the award-winning programs Schitt’s Creek and Mrs. America. Schitt’s Creek Season 5 reruns air every Thursday at 10.30pm; double episodes of Mrs. America reruns air every Monday to Friday at 11pm starting October 20.