CREATIVE ARTS EMMYS Held Last Night – List of Noms & Winners

CREATIVE ARTS EMMY AWARD Paul Drinkwater_NBC_NBCU Photo Bank_PhotCreditThe Creative Arts Emmys shin dig (scheduled to be broadcast on September 19 at 8 p.m. on Fox) took place last night at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles was held last night-one week ahead of the live Prime Time Emmy Awards scheduled to be broadcast on September 20 at 8 p.m. on Fox.

The ceremony celebrates all the technical and behind the scenes persons and “unseen VJ’s” and voices essential in bringing you some of the best in primetime programming (voice-over artists, choreographers, hairstylists, editors, CGI artists, stunt coordinators, and yes, some guest-actors/actresses as well).

Here is the full list of noms (and winners are highlighted in bold ***like such)

 

Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Series

American Masters
Cancer: The Emperor Of All Maladies
***The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History
The Sixties

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Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special

The Case Against 8
***Going Clear: Scientology and ahe Prison of Belief
Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck
Sinatra: All or Nothing At All
Virunga

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Outstanding Variety Special

Bill Maher: Live From D.C.
The Kennedy Center Honors
Mel Brooks Live At The Geffen
***The Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special
Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Cheek To Cheek LIVE!

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Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy

Mel Brooks, The Comedians
Paul Giamatti, Inside Amy Schumer
Bill Hader, Saturday Night Live
Louis C.K., Saturday Night Live
***Bradley Whitford, Transparent
Jon Hamm, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

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Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy

Christine Baranski, The Big Bang Theory
Gaby Hoffmann, Girls
Pamela Adlon, Louie
Elizabeth Banks, Modern Family
***Joan Cusack, Shameless
Tina Fey, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

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Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance

John Roberts, Bob’s Burgers
Seth MacFarlane, Family Guy
Seth Green, Robot Chicken
***Hank Azaria, The Simpsons
Dan Castellaneta, The Simpsons
Tress MacNeille, The Simpsons

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Outstanding Children’s Program

***Alan Alda And The Actor Within You: A YoungArts Masterclass 
Degrassi
Dog with a Blog
Girl Meets World
Nick News with Linda Ellerbee: Coming Out

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Outstanding Short-Format Animated Program

***Adventure Time 
Disney Mickey Mouse
Regular Show
Robot Chicken
Steven Universe
Wander Over Yonder

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Outstanding Animated Program

Archer
Bob’s Burgers
***Over The Garden Wall 
The Simpsons
South Park

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\Outstanding Television Movie

Agatha Christie’s Poirot: Curtain, Poirot’s Last Case
***Bessie
Grace of Monaco
Hello Ladies: The Movie
Killing Jesus
Nightingale

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Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series

***Margo Martindale, The Americans
Diana Rigg, Game of Thrones
Rachel Brosnahan, House of Cards
Cicely Tyson, How to Get Away With Murder
Allison Janney, Masters of Sex
Khandi Alexander, Scandal

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Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series 

Alan Alda, The Blacklist
Michael J. Fox, The Good Wife
F. Murray Abraham, Homeland
***Reg E. Cathey, House of Cards
Beau Bridges, Masters of Sex
Pablo Schreiber, Orange Is the New Black

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Outstanding Main Title Design

American Horror Story: Freak Show 
Bosch 
Halt and Catch Fire 
***Manhattan
Marvel’s Daredevil 
Olive Kitteridge 

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Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music

Daniele Luppi, Marco Polo
Abel Korzeniowski, Penny Dreadful
John Debney and Bruce Broughton, Texas Rising
Jeff Beal, The Dovekeepers
***Dustin O’Halloran, Transparent
Jeff Danna and Michael Danna, Tyrant

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Outstanding Makeup for a Limited Series or a Movie (Non-Prosthetic)

***American Horror Story: Freak Show
Bessie
Houdini
Olive Kitteridge
The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe

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Outstanding Picture Editing for Reality Programming

The Amazing Race
***Deadliest Catch
Project Runway
Project Runway All Stars
Shark Tank 
Survivor

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Outstanding Makeup for a Single-Camera Series (Non-Prosthetic) 

Boardwalk Empire
***Game of Thrones
The Knick
Mad Men
Sons of Anarchy

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Outstanding Makeup for a Multi-Camera Series or Special (Non-Prosthetic)

Dancing With The Stars
Key & Peele
***The Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special 
So You Think You Can Dance

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Outstanding Prosthetic Makeup for a Series, Limited Series, Movie or a Special

American Horror Story: Freak Show 
Boardwalk Empire
Game of Thrones
The Knick
Penny Dreadful
The Walking Dead

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Outstanding Picture Editing for Variety Programming

***The Colbert Report 
Conan
Key & Peele
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
Late Show with David Letterman

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Outstanding Picture Editing For Nonfiction Programming

The Case Against 8
Citizenfour
***The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst
Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief
Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck

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Outstanding Cinematography for a Limited Series or Movie

American Horror Story: Freak Show
***Bessie
Houdini
The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe

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Outstanding Cinematography for Reality Programming

The Amazing Race
***Deadliest Catch
Life Below Zero
Project Runway
Survivor

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Outstanding Cinematography for Nonfiction Programming

Citizenfour
Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief
The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst
Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck
***Virunga

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Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series

***Boardwalk Empire 
Game of Thrones
The Good Wife
House of Cards

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Outstanding Cinematography for a Multi-Camera Series

The Big Bang Theory
***Mike and Molly 
The Millers
2 Broke Girls

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Outstanding Costumes for a Period/Fantasy Series, Limited Series or Movie

***American Horror Story: Freak Show
Boardwalk Empire
Downton Abbey
Game of Thrones
Wolf Hall

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Outstanding Costumes for a Contemporary Series, Limited Series or Movie

Empire
Gotham
The Mindy Project
Olive Kitteridge
***Transparent

 

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Outstanding Production Design for a Narrative Contemporary or Fantasy Program (One Hour or More)

Constantine
***Game of Thrones
Gotham
House of Cards
True Blood

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Outstanding Production Design for a Narrative Period Program (One Hour or More)

Boardwalk Empire (TIE)
Downton Abbey
The Knick 
(TIE)
Mad Men
Masters of Sex

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Outstanding Production Design for a Narrative Program (Half-Hour or Less)

The Big Bang Theory
Hot in Cleveland
***Silicon Valley
Transparent
2 Broke Girls
Veep

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Outstanding Production Design for Variety, Nonfiction, Reality or Reality-Competition Programming

The Oscars
Peter Pan Live!
***Portlandia 
The Voice
57th Annual Grammy Awards

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Outstanding Music Direction

Elf: Buddy’s Musical Christmas
The Kennedy Center Honors
The Oscars
Peter Pan Live!
***Stevie Wonder: Songs in the Key of Life 
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (Live from Lincoln Center)

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Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score)

Chef’s Table
***House of Cards
Outlander
The Paradise
Penny Dreadful
Tyrant

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Outstanding Music Composition for a Limited Series, Movie or a Special (Original Dramatic Score)

American Horror Story: Freak Show
***Bessie 
Away And Back
The Missing
Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy
24: Live Another Day

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Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics

The Comedians
***Inside Amy Schumer 
Glee
How Murray Saved Christmas
The Oscars
Sons Of Anarchy

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Outstanding Hairstyling for a Limited Series or a Movie

***American Horror Story: Freak Show
Bessie
Grace of Monaco
Olive Kitteridge
The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe

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Outstanding Hairstyling for a Multi-Camera Series or Special

Dancing with the Stars
Key & Peele
***Saturday Night Live
So You Think You Can Dance
The Voice

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Outstanding Hairstyling for a Single-Camera Series)

Boardwalk Empire
***Downtown Abbey 
Game of Thrones
The Knick
Mad Men

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Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Comedy Series

Inside Amy Schumer
The Last Man On Earth
***Silicon Valley 
Transparent

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Outstanding Multi-Camera Picture Editing for a Comedy Series

***Big Bang Theory 
Hot In Cleveland
Mike & Molly
2 Broke Girls

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Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Drama Series

Better Call Saul
***Game of Thrones 
Mad Men

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Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Limited Series or a Movie

American Crime
Houdini
***Olive Kitteridge 
24: Live Another Day
Wolf Hall

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Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control for a Limited Series, Movie or a Special

The Kennedy Center Honors
***The Oscars 
Peter Pan Live!
The Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special

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Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control for a Series 

The Big Bang Theory
The Daily Show With Jon Stewart
Dancing With The Stars
Late Show With David Letterman
***Saturday Night Live
The Voice

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Outstanding Lighting Design/Lighting Direction for a Variety Series

American Idol
Dancing With The Stars
Late Show With David Letterman
Saturday Night Live
So You Think You Can Dance
***The Voice 

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Outstanding Lighting Design/Lighting Direction for a Variety Special

Dancing With The Stars: 10th Anniversary Special
57th Annual Grammy Awards
The Oscars
The Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special
***Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show Starring Katy Perry 

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Outstanding Sound Editing for a Limited Series, Movie or a Special

American Crime
American Horror Story: Freak Show
***Houdini 
Texas Rising
24: Live Another Day

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Outstanding Sound Editing for a Series

Black Sails
Boardwalk Empire
***Game of Thrones 
Gotham
Marvel’s Daredevil
The Walking Dead

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Outstanding Sound Editing for Nonfiction Programming (Single or Multi-Camera)

Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown
Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief
***Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways 
The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst
Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck

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Outstanding Commercial

“Brady Bunch,” Snickers
“Dream On,” Adobe
***”#LikeAGirl,” Always 
“Lost Dog,” Budweiser
“Made In NY,” Gatorade
“With Dad,” Nissan

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Outstanding Narrator

Hubble’s Cosmic Journey
Jane the Virgin
Operation Orangutan
***Peter Coyote, The Roosevelts: An Intimate History
Too Cute!

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Outstanding Short-Format Live-Action Entertainment

***Between Two Ferns 
Billy On The Street With First Lady Michelle Obama, Big Bird And Elena!!!
Childrens Hospital
Key & Peele Presents Van And Mike: The Ascension
Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show Starring Katy Perry

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Outstanding Short-Format Nonfiction Program

American Horror Story: Extra-Ordinary Artists
Parks And Recreation: Behind The Final Season
30 For 30 Shorts
This Is Me
***A Tribute To Mel Brooks

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Outstanding Special Class Program 

Beyoncé And Jay Z On the Run
The 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards
The Oscars
***Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber Of Fleet Street (Live from Lincoln Center)
68th Annual Tony Awards

 

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Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series

Louie
Modern Family
Transparent
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
***Veep 

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Outstanding Casting for a Drama Series

Downton Abbey
***Game of Thrones 
House of Cards
Mad Men
Orange is the New Black

 

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Outstanding Casting for a Limited Series, Movie or a Special

American Crime
American Horror Story: Freak Show
Bessie
***Olive Kitteridge
Wolf Hall

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Outstanding Informational Series or Special

***Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown 
Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways
Inside The Actors Studio
StarTalk With Neil deGrasse Tyson
Vice

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Exceptional Merit in Documentary Filmmaking

***Citizenfour 
The Great Invisible (Independent Lens)
Hot Girls Wanted

Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Variety Series or Special 

57th Annual Grammy Awards
Late Show With David Letterman
***The Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special 
The Oscars
The Voice

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Outstanding Sound Mixing for Nonfiction Programming (Single or Multi-Camera) 

Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown
Deadliest Catch
***Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways 
Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief
The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst
Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck

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Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (One Hour)

Better Call Saul
Downton Abbey
***Game of Thrones 
Homeland

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Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (Half-Hour) and Animation

Modern Family 
Parks and Recreation
Silicon Valley
The Simpsons
Veep

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Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Limited Series or a Movie

American Crime
American Horror Story: Freak Show
***Bessie 
Houdini
Texas Rising

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Outstanding Special Visual Effects

Black Sails
The Flash
***Game of Thrones 
Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Vikings

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Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Supporting Role

***American Horror Story: Freak Show
Boardwalk Empire
Gotham
Marvel’s Daredevil
The Walking Dead

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Outstanding Stunt Coordination for a Drama Series, Limited Series or Movie

The Blacklist
Boardwalk Empire
***Game of Thrones 
Sons of Anarchy
The Walking Dead

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Outstanding Stunt Coordination for a Comedy Series or a Variety Program

***Brooklyn Nine-Nine 
Community
It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia
Saturday Night Live
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

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Outstanding Writing for Nonfiction Programming

Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown

Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck
Last Days In Vietnam (American Experience)
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

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Outstanding Directing for Nonfiction Programming

Citizenfour
Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways
***Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief
The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst
Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck

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Outstanding Interactive Program

***Last Week Tonight with John Oliver 
@midnight with Chris Hardwick
Saturday Night Live: SNL40
Talking Dead
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

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Outstanding Unstructured Reality Program

Alaska: The Last Frontier
***Deadliest Catch 
Intervention
Naked and Afraid
Million Dollar Listing New York
Wahlburgers

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Outstanding Structured Reality Program

Antiques Roadshow
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
MythBusters
Property Brothers
Shark Tank 
Undercover Boss

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Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program

Dancing With The Stars
***Jane Lynch, Hollywood Game Night
Project Runway
So You Think You Can Dance
The Taste