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Trevor Noah Snags His First Emmy, Ava DuVernay and Common Win For '13th,' and More From The 2017 Awards

Here's a full list of 2017 Emmy winners so far.

Part two of the Creative Arts Emmys went down last night in Los Angeles' Microsoft Theater. The creative arts portion of the Emmys, awards actors, filmmakers and crews in the areas of comedy, animation, variety, drama, limited series programming, reality, and documentary, ahead of the main Primetime Emmy event on September 17.


South African funnyman, Trevor Noah, won his first Emmy ever last night for Outstanding Short From a Variety Series for The Daily Show: Between the Scenes.

On Saturday, acclaimed director Ava DuVernay took home three awards for 13th, which garnered a total of eight nominations. During her acceptance speech for Outstanding Documentary or Non-Fiction Special, DuVernay sent a message to the families adversely  impacted by mass incarceration.

“I want to thank, and think about tonight the hundreds of thousands of families who are waiting for their loved ones to come home,” she said. “Mothers, daughters, sisters, wives, who don’t know where their loved one is. Unsung heroes of a struggle that has not a lot to do with them, but has a lot to do with how they live each day.”

Rapper Common, also took home an award for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics for his song "The Letter to the Free." Comedian W. Kamau Bell won the Emmy for Best Unstructured Reality Program for United Shades of America.

Check below for a full list of 2017 Emmy winners so far.

Night One Winners: 

Outstanding Animated Program

Bob’s Burgers

Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance

Seth MacFarlane, Family Guy

Outstanding Short Form Animated Program

Adventure Time

Outstanding Variety Special

Carpool Karaoke Primetime Special 2017

Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Presents Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special

The Oscars

Outstanding Short Form Variety Series

The Daily Show – Between the Scenes

Outstanding Informational Series or Special

Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath

Outstanding Interactive Program

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Outstanding Host for a Reality/Reality-Competition Program

RuPaul Charles, RuPaul’s Drag Race

Outstanding Structured Reality Program

Shark Tank

Outstanding Unstructured Reality Program

United Shades Of America: With W. Kamau Bell

Outstanding Casting for a Reality Program

Born This Way

Outstanding Cinematography for a Reality Program

Born This Way

Outstanding Costumes for Variety, Nonfiction or Reality Programming

RuPaul’s Drag Race

Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics

13th (“Letter to the Free” by Common, Robert Glasper and Karriem Riggins)

Outstanding Choreography

Mandy Moore, Dancing with the Stars and Travis Wall, So You Think You Can Dance (tie)

Outstanding Hairstyling for a Multi-Camera Series or Special

Hairspray Live!

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

Saturday Night Live

Outstanding Narrator

Meryl Streep, Five Came Back

Outstanding Short Form Nonfiction or Reality Series

Viceland at the Women’s March

Outstanding Documentary Filmmaking

LA 92

Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Series

Planet Earth II

Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special

13th

Outstanding Directing for a Nonfiction Program

O.J.: Made in America

Outstanding Cinematography for a Nonfiction Program

Planet Earth II: Islands

Outstanding Writing for a Nonfiction Program

13th

Outstanding Special Class Program

70th Annual Tony Awards

Night Two Winners: 

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series

Alexis Bledel, The Handmaid’s Tale

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series

Gerald McRaney, This Is Us

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series

Melissa McCarthy, Saturday Night Live

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series

Dave Chappelle, Saturday Night Live

Outstanding Casting for a Drama Series

Stranger Things

Outstanding Casting for a Limited Series, Movie or Special

Big Little Lies

Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series

Veep

Outstanding Main Title Design

Stranger Things

Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music

Stranger Things

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

Fargo

Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score)

House Of Cards

Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series (Half-Hour)

Veep

Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series (One Hour)

The Handmaid’s Tale

Outstanding Cinematography for a Limited Series or Movie

The Night Of

Outstanding Cinematography for a Multi-Camera Series

The Ranch

Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Comedy Series

Master Of None

Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Drama Series

Stranger Things

Outstanding Multi-Camera Picture Editing for a Comedy Series

The Big Bang Theory

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

The Crown

Outstanding Costumes for a Contemporary Series, Limited Series or Movie

Big Little Lies

Outstanding Hairstyling for a Miniseries or Movie

FEUD: Bette and Joan

Outstanding Hairstyling for a Single-Camera Series

Westworld

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

American Horror Story: Roanoke

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

FEUD: Bette And Joan

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

Westworld

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

Marvel’s Luke Cage

Outstanding Stunt Coordination for a Comedy Series or Variety Program

Shameless

Outstanding Special Visual Effects

Westworld

Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Supporting Role

Gotham

Outstanding Children’s Program

Once Upon a Sesame Street Christmas

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