73rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards: Deadline’s Full Coverage
The Queen’s Gambit was already leading at the Creative Arts Emmys with a total of nine wins, making the series’ nabbing of the top trophy a no-brainer prior to the show. Still, HBO’s Mare of Easttown was breathing down the Queen’s neck all night with wins for Kate Winslet, Evan Peters and Julianne Nicholson. Earlier in the night, Queen’s Gambit saw Scott Frank win for Best Directing for a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie.
Taking the mic alongside the cast and Frank, Queen’s Gambit EP William Horberg beamed: “The one thing that no algorithm can predict,