Magazine article Screen International

Hulu Makes History at the Emmys

Magazine article Screen International

Hulu Makes History at the Emmys

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Hulu becomes first streaming service to win top drama prize.

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

A streaming service has finally won the ultra-competitive outstanding drama series category at the Emmys, but perhaps surprisingly it was Hulu, rather than Netflix or Amazon, that finally took the top prize.

Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale triumphed against Netflix successes House Of Cards, The Crown and Stranger Things, AMC’s Better Call Saul, NBC’s This Is Us and HBO’s Westworld to win best drama.

Read more: Emmys 2017 full winners list

The show also won in many of the other top drama categories, including best actress for Elisabeth Moss, best supporting actress (Ann Dowd), directing (Reed Moreno), writing (Bruce Miller) and guest actress (Alexis Bledel) and eight awards in all. …

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