Emmys 2022: Succession, SNL, John Oliver, The White Lotus and Ted Lasso win at awards ceremony – live

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The 2022 Emmys – that’s a wrap!

It was a year of few surprises: the top categories saw many return winners, in Succession, Ted Lasso, Jason Sudeikis, Zendaya and Jean Smart. But we also had a few moments of genuine surprise: mainly Lee Jung-jae taking best actor for Squid Game, and Quinta Brunson for Abbott Elementary.

You can read the full list of winners here:

And you can ogle the best red carpet looks here:

My 45 seconds are over – as ever, thank you for joining us!

Updated at 23.11 EDT

WINNER: Succession wins best drama series

Selma Blair takes to the stage to strong applause, dressed beautifully and using her cane. (She revealed in 2018 that she had been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis.)

Succession wins the top gong, for the second time: it also won in 2020. Creator Jesse Armstrong makes a pointed remark about there being “a bit more voting involved” in their win than King Charles’ recent accession…

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This article was written by Sian Cain and originally published on www.theguardian.com