The Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles played host to the 2017 Emmy Awards once again, with Hollywood talent on point. Hosted by American comedian Stephen Colbert, who's much-talked-about opening speech made way for the award ceremony complete with accolades for Veep — which also took home the Comedy Series award last year — and two new shows, Big Little Lies and The Handmaid's Tale, leading the polls. Discover the best of the awards now...

Nicole Kidman

Reese Witherspoon

Riz Ahmed

Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Ann Dowd, Elisabeth Moss and Alexis Bledel

Emmy

Then, discover the rest of the major winners here...

Drama series: The Handmaid’s Tale 
Comedy series: Veep 
Limited series: Big Little Lies 
TV movie: Black Mirror 
Variety Sketch Series: Saturday Night Live
Variety Talk Series: Last Week Tonight With John Oliver
Actor in a Comedy Series: Donald Glover for Atlanta
Actress in a Comedy Series: Julia Louis-Dreyfus for Veep
Actor in a Drama Series: Sterling K. Brown for This Is Us
Actress in a Drama Series: Elisabeth Moss for The Handmaid’s Tale
Actor in a Limited Series: Riz Ahmed for The Night Of
Actress in a Limited Series: Nicole Kidman for Big Little Lies
Supporting Actor in a Drama: John Lithgow for The Crown
Supporting Actress in a Drama: Ann Dowd for The Handmaid’s Tale
Supporting Actor in a Comedy: Alec Baldwin for Saturday Night Live
Supporting Actress in a Comedy: Kate McKinnon for Saturday Night Live
Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie: Alexander Skarsgård for Big Little Lies
Supporting Actress in a Mini-Series or Movie: Laura Dern for Big Little Lies
Reality Competition Program: The Voice
Writing for a Comedy Series: Aziz Ansari and Lena Waithe for Master of None
Writing for a Drama Series: Bruce Miller for The Handmaid’s Tale
Writing for a Limited Series, Movie or Dramatic Special: Charlie Brooker for Black Mirror: San Junipero

Before the awards ceremony, celebrities took to the red carpet with Mandy Moore, Sofia Vergara, Yara Shahidi and Giuliana Rancic wearing tulle-designed dresses. Take a look at the best of the red carpet arrivals here...

Sofía Vergara

Giuliana Rancic

Yara Shahidi

Mandy Moore

Edie Falco

Millie Bobbie Brown

Anthony Anderson

Gail Simmons

Felicity Huffman

Ruby Modine

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