emmysThe Creative Arts Emmy Awards were handed out this afternoon at the NOKIA Theatre LA LIVE in Downtown Los Angeles. Alan Silvestri won his first two Emmy Awards for both his score and his main titles theme music from Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. David Arnold and Michael Price were honored with their first Emmy for their work on the Sherlock episode His Last Vow after being nominated twice before for their work on the series in previous years. In the Outstanding Music & Lyrics category, Tom Kitt and Lin-Manuel Miranda received an Emmy for the song Bigger!, which was written for the 67 Tony Awards ceremony. Don Was was honored in the Outstanding Music Direction category for his work on The Beatles: The Night That Changed America.

Check out our previous article for all Emmy nominations. Two hours of highlights from the Creative Arts Emmys will air on Sunday, August 24 at 8pm ET/PT on FXM

  1. tiago says:

    With this Emmy, Alan is getting the acknowledgement on TV that he didn’t have with the Academy Awards.