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Congratulations to Claire Foy who has won outstanding lead actress at the Emmys! Plus all the other winners

'Bloody hell,' she said in her acceptance speech.
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Last week we spent ages going through images of Claire Foy at events to put together a gallery of her red carpet moments that showed just how beautiful her outfits are. Claire Foy is a very stylish woman who always looks amazing.

But the English actress is, of course, so much more than just a snappy dresser. In fact, a huge congratulations are in order because Foy has received an Emmy for outstanding lead actress in a drama series for her work as Queen Elizabeth II on Netflix’s The Crown.

It was her first Emmy win but her second Emmy nomination.

In her acceptance speech she paid tribute to other women in the industry and dedicated her award to the next cast.

“This wasn’t supposed to happen! I just felt so proud then of being in the company of so many great women,” she said. “Everyone is talking about women in the industry and if that’s anything to go by — bloody hell. And that’s technically not swearing!”

“I was given a role I never thought I would ever get the chance to play,” Foy continued. “The show goes on, which makes me so, so proud. I dedicate this to the next cast, the next generation.”

Claire has previously won a Golden Globe Award and two Screen Actors Guild Awards for playing the Queen. It’s obviously a role she feels comfortable in!

Rachel Brosnahan with her Emmy for best actress in a comedy, in The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Here is the full list of winners

Lead Actor in a Limited Series or TV Movie

Antonio Banderas, Genius: Picasso

Darren Criss, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story

Benedict Cumberbatch, Patrick Melrose

Jeff Daniels, The Looming Tower

John Legend, Jesus Christ Superstar

Jesse Plemons, Black Mirror: USS Callister

Lead Actress in a Limited Series or TV Movie

Jessica Biel, The Sinner

Laura Dern, The Tale

Michelle Dockery, Godless

Edie Falco, Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders

Regina King, Seven Seconds

Sarah Paulson, American Horror Story: Cult

Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Anthony Anderson, Black-ish

Ted Danson, The Good Place

Larry David, Curb Your Enthusiasm

Donald Glover, Atlanta

Bill Hader, Barry

William H. Macy, Shameless

Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

Pamela Adlon, Better Things

Rachel Brosnahan, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Allison Janney, Mom

Issa Rae, Insecure

Tracee Ellis Ross, Black-ish

Lily Tomlin, Grace and Frankie

Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Jason Bateman, Ozark

Sterling K. Brown, This Is Us

Ed Harris, Westworld

Matthew Rhys, The Americans

Milo Ventimiglia, This Is Us

Jeffrey Wright, Westworld

Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Claire Foy, The Crown

Tatiana Maslany, Orphan Black

Elisabeth Moss, The Handmaid’s Tale

Sandra Oh, Killing Eve

Keri Russell, The Americans

Evan Rachel Wood, Westworldtext

Thandie Newton with her award for best supporting actress in a drama, for her performance in Westworld

Supporting Actress, Drama

Alexis Bledel, The Handmaid’s Tale

Millie Bobby Brown, Stranger Things

Ann Dowd, The Handmaid’s Tale

Lena Headey, Game of Thrones

Vanessa Kirby, The Crown

Thandie Newton, Westworld

Yvonne Strahovski, The Handmaid’s Tale

Supporting Actor, Drama

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Game of Thrones

Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones

Joseph Fiennes, The Handmaid’s Tale

David Harbour, Stranger Things

Mandy Patinkin, Homeland

Matt Smith, The Crown

Supporting Actress, Comedy

Zazie Beetz, Atlanta

Aidy Bryant, Saturday Night Live

Alex Borstein, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Betty Gilpin, GLOW

Leslie Jones, Saturday Night Live

Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live

Laurie Metcalf, Roseanne

Megan Mullally, Will & Grace

Supporting Actor, Comedy

Louie Anderson, Baskets

Alec Baldwin, Saturday Night Live

Tituss Burgess, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Brian Tyree Henry, Atlanta

Tony Shalhoub, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Kenan Thompson, Saturday Night Live

Henry Winkler, Barry

Supporting Actress, Limited Series or TV Movie

Sara Bareilles, Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert

Penélope Cruz, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story

Judith Light, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story

Adina Porter, American Horror Story: Cult

Merritt Wever, Godless

Letitia Wright, Black Museum (Black Mirror)

Supporting Actor, Limited Series or TV Movie

Jeff Daniels, Godless

Brandon Victor Dixon, Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert

John Leguizamo, Waco

Ricky Martin, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story

Edgar Ramírez, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story

Michael Stuhlbarg, The Looming Tower

Finn Wittrock, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story

The Game of Thrones cast are jubilant over winning Outtstanding Drama Series

Reality/Competition Series

The Amazing Race

American Ninja Warrior

Project Runway

RuPaul’s Drag Race

Top Chef

The Voice

Variety Sketch Series

At Home with Amy Sedaris

Drunk History

I Love You, America

Portlandia

Saturday Night Live

Tracey Ullman’s Show

Variety Talk Series

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Last Week Tonight

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

The Late Late Show with James Corden

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

Writing for a comedy series

Donald Glover, Atlanta

Stefani Robinson, Atlanta

Alec Berg, Bill Hader, Barry

Liz Sarnoff, Barry

Alec Berg, Silicon Valley

Amy Sherman-Palladino, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Writing for a drama series

Joel Fields and Joe Weisberg, The Americans (Episode: START)

Peter Morgan, The Crown (Episode: Mystery Man)

David Benioff and D. B. Weiss, Game of Thrones (Episode: The Dragon and the Wolf)

Bruce Miller, The Handmaid’s Tale (Episode: June)

Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Killing Eve (Episode: Nice Face)

The Duffer Brothers, Stranger Things (Episode: Chapter Nine: The Gate)

Writing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special

Kevin McManus and Matthew McManus, American Vandal (Episode: Clean Up)

Tom Rob Smith, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story (Episode: House by the Lake)

William Bridges and Charlie Brooker, Black Mirror: USS Callister

Scott Frank, Godless

David Nicholls, Patrick Melrose

Mark Frost and David Lynch, Twin Peaks

Directing for a Variety Special

Stan Lathan, Dave Chappelle: Equanimity

Michael Bonfiglio, Jerry Seinfeld: Jerry Before Seinfeld

Marcus Raboy, Steve Martin & Martin Short: An Evening You Will Forget For The Rest Of Your Life

Hamish Hamilton, Super Bowl LII Halftime Show Starring Justin Timberlake

Glenn Weiss, The Oscars

Directing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special

Ryan Murphy, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story (Episode: The Man Who Would Be Vogue)

Scott Frank, Godless

David Leveaux and Alex Rudzinski, Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert

Craig Zisk, The Looming Tower (Episode: 9/11)

Barry Levinson, Paterno

Edward Berger, Patrick Melrose

David Lynch, Twin Peaks

Outstanding Limited Series

The Alienist

The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story

Genius: Picasso

Godless

Patrick Melrose

Outstanding Comedy Series

Atlanta

Barry

Black-ish

Curb Your Enthusiasm

GLOW

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Silicon Valley

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Outstanding Drama Series

Game of Thrones

The Handmaid’s Tale

Stranger Things

The Americans

This Is Us

Westworld

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