74th Primetime Emmy Awards

The 74th Primetime Emmy Awards honored the best in American prime time television programming from June 1, 2021, until May 31, 2022, as chosen by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS). The awards ceremony was held live on September 12, 2022, and was preceded by the 74th Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards on September 3 and 4, at the Microsoft Theater in Downtown Los Angeles, California. The ceremony was broadcast/streamed in the United States on NBC and Peacock, simultaneously, occurring on a Monday to accommodate NBC's Sunday Night Football coverage. During the ceremony, Emmy Awards were handed out in 25 categories. The event was produced through Done and Dusted and Hudlin Entertainment, and was directed by Hamish Hamilton. Kenan Thompson served as host for the event.

74th Primetime Emmy Awards
Promotional poster
LocationMicrosoft Theater
Los Angeles, California
Presented byAcademy of Television Arts & Sciences
Hosted byKenan Thompson
Most awards
Most nominations
Comedy SeriesTed Lasso
Drama SeriesSuccession
Limited or Anthology SeriesThe White Lotus
Television/radio coverage
Runtime3 hours, 3 minutes[1]
Viewership5.92 million
Produced by
Directed byHamish Hamilton

At the main ceremony, The White Lotus received the most awards with five, including Outstanding Limited or Anthology Series. Ted Lasso won four awards, including its second consecutive award for Outstanding Comedy Series, while Abbott Elementary won two awards and Hacks won one. Succession led all dramas with three wins, including Outstanding Drama Series, its second in the category; Squid Game received two awards, and Euphoria and Ozark received one each. Other winning programs include Dopesick, The Dropout, Jerrod Carmichael: Rothaniel, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, Lizzo's Watch Out for the Big Grrrls, and Saturday Night Live. Including Creative Arts Emmys, The White Lotus led all programs with 10 wins; HBO and HBO Max led all networks and platforms with 38 total wins.[2]

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