There was the unexpected – a live marriage proposal – but the results ran pretty much to form at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards. Old-timers like Henry Winkler finally had their breakthrough, Thandie Newton and Stephan Dalphy discovered that the second-time nominated was the charm for victory, and a generally celebratory spirit prevailed as the concept of diversity finally got more than a nod and a wink. In a year where #MeToo exploded and several prominent executives were undone by bad behavior, the fact that some good emerged sent everyone home with at least some hope for the future. Check out Deadline’s live blog for how it all went down.
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