Lead Actress in a Comedy Series victor, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, revealed that a storyline about a fictional president's dismissal had to be removed from her show, Veep.
"I have done jobs that you shouldn't respect or admire me for, too.so we have that in common", Baldwin said.
At Sunday's Emmy Awards, the actor's portrayal of the president earned him the statue for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.
69th Primetime Emmy Awards - Photo Room - Los Angeles, California, U.S., 17/09/2017 - The Handmaid's Tale cast and crew pose with their Emmys.
"You put that orange wig on, and its birth control", he deadpanned.
Yep, that's the real Sean Spicer. Trump has a storied feud with the awards show, because he was nominated for "The Apprentice" but never won, which continues to be a sore spot.
"This is all your fault". "They're confused and in pain and they walk up to me and they slap me on the back all day long and say, 'Thank you, thank you, thank you for helping us to in some small way manage that pain'". Stumping for the presidency, she urged the crowd to "imagine if your president was not beloved by Nazis". Time to retire the boring and unfunny show.
Closing arguments set for 'Slenderman' trial
A psychologist testified during the trial, which started Monday, that Weier was suffering from shared delusional disorder. Both Weier and Geyser were originally charged with being a party to attempted first-degree intentional homicide.
Stories about women rule: Winning the limited series award for "Big Little Lies", co-producers and stars Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman issued a call for more meaty, important roles for women.
The absence of two-time Emmy champ "Game of Thrones" because of a later broadcast date has opened the door to new shows in the coveted best drama series.
Indian-American Aziz Ansari and African-American Lena Waithe added a shade of diversity to the winners as co-writers of a "Master of None" episode on a character coming out to her family as a lesbian.
"I suppose I should say at long last, Mr. President, here is your Emmy, " Baldwin said, as the audience laughed and clapped. "He's the reason I'm up here".
I always remember what someone taught me. This is the high point.
"Turns out I was wrong", he joked. This time, it was actor Harry Dean Stanton, who died Friday at age 91, and comedians Dick Gregory and Charlie Murphy. "That this should happen now, I don't have the words", Dowd said. Fan favorite "Stranger Things" won just five of its 18 nominations, mostly in technical categories, and British royal series "The Crown" came away with three out of 16 nominations.