James Corden Bests Beyonce at Creative Arts Emmys; Danny Elfman & 'Jessica Jones' Also Winners
James Corden's The Late Late Show Carpool Karaoke Prime Time Special beat out Beyonce's lauded Lemonade HBO visual album special and Adele's Live in New York City network show for Outstanding Variety Special at this weekend's 68th annual Creative Arts Emmy Awards. Corden's primetime car ride included a new segment with Jennifer Lopez and a trip through some of the previous editions, including rides with Adele and his Crosswalk: The Musical bit.
Among the other winners at this weekend's event were:
Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special: What Happened, Miss Simone? -- Netflix documentary on the life of singer Nina Simone.
Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score): Mr. Robot, Mac Quayle. (USA)
Outstanding Music Composition for a Limited Series, Movie, or Special (Original Dramatic Score): The Night Manager, Victor Reyes (AMC)
Outstanding Special Class Program: Grease: Live -- Fox's real-time reboot of the movie musical classic.
Outstanding Lighting Design/ Lighting Direction for a Variety Special: Grease: Live
Outstanding Production Design for a Variety, Nonfiction, Event or Award Special: Grease: Live
Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control for a Limited Series, Movie or Special: Grease: Live
Outstanding Costumes for a Variety, Nonfiction or Reality Programming: The Wiz Live! -- NBC's primetime remake of the Michael Jackson/Diana Ross movie musical.
Outstanding Choreography: Crazy Ex-Girlfriend -- Kathryn Burns for the routines "I'm So Good at Yoga," "A Boy Band Made Up of Four Joshes" and "Settle for Me" on the CW musical comedy.
Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics: The Hunting Ground ("Til it Happens to You," Lady Gaga) (CNN)
Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music: Marvel's Jessica Jones, Sean Callery (Netflix)
Outstanding Music Direction: Danny Elfman's Music From the Films of Tim Burton, Live From Lincoln Center (PBS)
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Variety Series or Special: Danny Elfman's Music From the Films of Tim Burton, Live From Lincoln Center
Outstanding Lighting Design/ Lighting Direction for a Variety Series: The Voice (Episode 917A). (NBC)