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The 71st Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony was held on 22 September 2019, at the Microsoft Theater in Downtown Los Angeles, California, US. The annual award honored the best in U.S. prime time TV programmes from 1 June 2018 until 31 May 2019. The awards are chosen by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
List of winners at 71st Primetime Emmy Awards 2019:
IN COMEDY SERIES CATEGORY
Outstanding Lead Actor: Bill Hader for Barry
Outstanding Lead Actress: Phoebe Waller-Bridge for Fleabag
Outstanding Supporting Actor: Tony Shalhoub for The Marvelous Mrs Maisel
Outstanding Supporting Actress: Alex Borstein for The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Outstanding Writing: Phoebe Waller-Bridge for Fleabag
Outstanding Directing: Harry Bradbeer for Fleabag
IN LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE CATEGORY
Outstanding Lead Actor: Jharrel Jerome for When They See Us
Outstanding Lead Actress: Michelle Williams for Fosse/Verdon
Outstanding Supporting Actor: Ben Whishaw for A Very English Scandal
Outstanding Supporting Actress: Patricia Arquette for The Act
Outstanding Directing: Johan Renck for Chernobyl
Outstanding Writing: Craig Mazin for Chernobyl
Outstanding Television Movie: Black Mirror: Bandersnatch
Outstanding Limited Series: Chernobyl
Outstanding Competition Program: RuPaul’s Drag Race
IN VARIETY SERIES CATEGORIES
Outstanding Directing for a Variety Series: Don Roy King for Saturday Night Live
Outstanding Variety Sketch Series: Saturday Night Live
Outstanding Writing for a Variety Talk Series: Last Week Tonight With John Oliver
Outstanding Variety Talk Series: Last Week Tonight With John Oliver
IN DRAMA SERIES CATEGORY
Outstanding Lead Actor: Billy Porter for Pose
Outstanding Lead Actress: Jodie Comer for Killing Eve
Outstanding Supporting Actor: Peter Dinklage for Game of Thrones
Outstanding Writing: Jesse Armstrong for Succession
Outstanding Supporting Actress: Julia Garner for Ozark
Outstanding Director: Jason Bateman for Ozark
Outstanding Drama Series: Game of Thrones
Outstanding Comedy Series: Fleabag
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SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket successfully lifted off marking the towering booster’s second flight and its first commercial launch. For the first time, all three of the rocket’s reusable boosters returned safely to Earth.
The rocket deployed an advanced communications satellite, Arabsat-6A which will provide internet and communications services to residents of the Middle East, Africa and parts of Europe.
Falcon Heavy Rocket weighs more than 3.1 million pounds and is made up of three reusable boosters based on SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket, which has been ferrying cargo to the International Space Station since 2012.
SpaceX is a private American aerospace manufacturer and space transportation services company headquartered in Hawthorne, California. It was founded in 2002 by entrepreneur Elon Muskwith the goal of reducing space transportation costs. SpaceX has developed Falcon launch vehicle family and the Dragon spacecraft family to deliver payloads into Earth orbit.
Tags: Africa • Arabsat-6A • California • Dragon spacecraft • Europe