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Peter Dinklage Wins Supporting Actor Emmy; Uzo Aduba Takes Home Actress Prize

“Game of Thrones” actor Peter Dinklage and “Orange Is The New Black” standout Uzo Aduba are this year’s Outstanding Supporting Actor and Actress in Dramas, respectively.

Dinklage won his second Emmy for his work on “Game of Thrones.” He bested Jonathan Banks (Better Call Saul), Jim Carter (Downton Abbey), Alan Cumming (The Good Wife), Michael Kelly (House of Cards), and Ben Mendelsohn (Bloodline).

Aduba, who previously won as a Guest Actress, took home this year’s Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress. She topped Christine Baranksi (The Good Wife), Lena Headey (Game of Thrones), Joanne Froggatt (Downton Abbey), Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones), Christina Hendricks (Mad Men).

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