At the ceremony on January 6th, the series won the most awards among the nominees
The Emmy Awards take place every year and are the equivalent of the Oscars for television programs. There are many categories to suit everything that TV has to offer, from sports and reality or animation to documentaries and series. There are also several types of awards, including the Creative Arts Emmy Awards: prizes awarded in several categories to reward technical and artistic teams. The ceremony was broadcast on the 6th of January.
The HBO series The Last of Us won 8 of its 19 nominations to the Creative Arts Emmys, more than any other program. Behind it are The Bear, Wednesday, and The White Lotus, each with 4 awards.
Awards won by The last of us
Outstanding Prosthetic Makeup
Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Season or a Movie
Outstanding Sound Editing for a Comedy or Drama Series (One Hour)
Outstanding Main Title Design
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (One Hour)
Outstanding Picture Editing for a Drama Series
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series – Storm Reid as Riley Abel
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series – Nick Offerman as Bill
The series plunges viewers into a post-apocalyptic world affected by a pandemic caused by a fungus, the cordyceps, which takes control of its human hosts. Joel (Pedro Pascal) and Ellie (Bella Ramsey) make their way across the ruined United States in an attempt to survive.
In total, the show was nominated 24 times. This means that 5 awards may still be up for grabs this weekend, during the Primetime Emmy Awards. Pedro Pascal (left) and Bella Ramsey (right) have both been nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor and Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series, for their roles in The Last of Us. It remains to be seen whether they will win!
CREDITS: Text by Malena Cortizo A.