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Where to stream the Emmy 2018 winners and nominees in Australia

The Emmys are done and dusted for another year so now is the perfect time to catch up with all the winners you may have missed.

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As expected, the 2018 Emmy winners has sparked many debates over which shows and stars deserved it and which were straight-up robbed. While the results are bound to stir up controversy, there’s no denying that each and every winner and nominee is a must-watch for their own reasons. The massive presence of streaming originals and fast-tracked TV series also means Australians aren’t the last ones to know when it comes to the premium television in the spotlight.

Here’s where you can stream every Emmy winning show in Australia.

TV showAwardStream
BarryOutstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series: Bill HaderFoxtel Now
BarryOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Henry WinklerFoxtel Now
Game of ThronesOutstanding Guest Actress - Drama Series 2018: Diana RiggFoxtel Now
Game of ThronesOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: Peter DinklageFoxtel Now
Game of ThronesOutstanding Drama SeriesFoxtel Now
GodlessOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie: Jeff Daniels as Frank GriffinNetflix
GodlessOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie: Merritt Wever as Mary Agnes McNueNetflix
RuPaul’s Drag RaceReality-Competition Program: RuPaul's Drag RaceStan
The AmericansOutstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series: Matthew RhysFoxtel Now
The AmericansOutstanding Writing For A Drama SeriesFoxtel Now
The Assassination Of Gianni Versace: American Crime StoryLead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie: Darren CrissNetflix and Foxtel Now (1 season)
The Assassination Of Gianni Versace: American Crime StoryDirecting for a Limited Series: Ryan MurphyNetflix and Foxtel Now (1 season)
The Assassination Of Gianni Versace: American Crime StoryOutstanding Limited SeriesNetflix and Foxtel Now (1 season)
The CrownLead Actress in a Drama Series 2018: Claire FoyNetflix
The CrownDirecting for a Drama Series: Stephen DaldryNetflix
The Marvelous Mrs. MaiselSupporting Actress in a Comedy Series: Alex BorsteinPrime Video
The Marvelous Mrs. MaiselOutstanding Writing for a Comedy Series: Amy Sherman-PalladinoPrime Video
The Marvelous Mrs. MaiselOutstanding Directing for a Comedy Series: Amy Sherman-PalladinoPrime Video
The Marvelous Mrs. MaiselOutstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series: Rachel BrosnahanPrime Video
The Marvelous Mrs. MaiselOutstanding Comedy SeriesPrime Video
USS Callister (Black Mirror)Writing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special 2018: Charlie Brooker, Will BridgesNetflix
WestworldSupporting Actress in a Drama Series: Thandie NewtonFoxtel Now
Seven SecondsLead Actress in a Limited Series: Regina KingNetflix
Kid CourageousOutstanding Writing for a Variety Special: John MulaneyNetflix
The OscarsOutstanding Directing for a Variety Special: Glen WeissYouTube
Saturday Night LiveOutstanding Variety Sketch SeriesFoxtel Now
Last Week Tonight with John OliverOutstanding Variety Talk SeriesFoxtel Now

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1. Barry


HBO’s freshman comedy Barry secured an impressive 13 Emmy nominations this year, proving yet again that the bizarre, yet refreshing Bill Hader comedy has plenty to offer.

Two of the show’s leads took home the win this year with Henry Winkler winning Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series and Bill Hader taking best Lead Actor in a Comedy Series. It was also nominated for Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series

Barry follows a low-level hitman who finds himself drawn into the world of acting and struggles to balance his newfound passion with his regular "job". Thanks to a bold premise, some effective dark humour and a bunch of brilliant performances, the series quickly went from promising to must-see TV even before it reached its Season 1 finale. If you haven’t watched it yet, tune in on Foxtel Now.

2. Godless


Despite favourable reviews from critics, feminist western Godless never became a bona fide hit for Netflix.

Hopefully, things will change following the show’s 12 Emmy nominations and two wins for Jeff Bridges (Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie) and Merrit Weaver (Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie).

The show centres on a group of women from an isolated town who band together to confront a notorious criminal and his gang of outlaws. Godless has all the traditional components of a solid western but also benefits from a female-driven ensemble which easily makes it stand out from the crowd. Binge it on Netflix.

3. The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel


The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel won big at the Golden Globes and managed to repeat this success at this year's Emmys, taking home 5 Emmy wins, more than any other TV show.

The Amazon series, coming from the creators of beloved show Gilmore Girls, scored 14 nominations overall. Besides Outstanding Comedy Series, Rachel Brosnahan was nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, with cast-mates Alex Borstein, Tony Shalhoub, and Jane Lynch scoring nods as well.

Brosnahan plays Miriam “Midge” Maisel, a housewife whose life takes a dramatic turn after her husband leaves her and she discovers an unexpected talent for stand-up comedy. Did we mention that the series takes place in the 50s? Stream it on Amazon Prime.

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4. USS Callister (Black Mirror)


USS Callister is the first episode of the fourth season of anthology series Black Mirror, which you should watch in its entirety to realise just how doomed the human race truly is. However, if you’re only planning to watch one episode, USS Callister is a great pick as it’s definitely the breakout instalment of Season 4. It follows a programmer who simulates a Star Trek-like space adventure within a game and uses it to order around his co-workers.

The episode received seven Emmy nominations, including Outstanding Television Movie, ultimately taking home the latter.
Black Mirror is available on Netflix.

5. The Assassination Of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story


The second instalment in the American Crime Story anthology focuses on the 1997 murder of designer Gianni Versace by spree killer Andrew Cunanan. The series scored 18 Emmy nominations, including Outstanding Limited Series. Darren Criss was also nominated for his career-making performance as Cunanan. On the same note, Penélope Cruz, Judith Light, Ricky Martin, Edgar Ramirez and Finn Wittrock received recognition for their supporting roles.

On the big night, the true crime took home three wins for Lead Actor in a Limited Series (Darren Criss), Directing for a Limited Series (Ryan Murphy) and Outstanding Limited Series.

Sadly, season 2 of the anthology is only available to purchase from digital retailers at the moment. However, you can watch Season 1, which revolves around the murder trial of O.J. Simpson, on both Foxtel Now and Netflix.

6. The Crown


Netflix’s ambitious period piece is once again in the running for Outstanding Drama Series at the 2018 Emmys, and for good reason. The lavish show managed to somehow surpass the high bar it set for itself with Season 1, delivering a top-notch sophomore instalment with plenty of addictive storytelling and superb cinematography. Overall, The Crown scored 13 nominations, including acting nods for Claire Foy, Vanessa Kirby, Matt Smith and Matthew Goode.

Of those 13 nominations, The Crown took home two awards for Lead Actress in a Drama Series (Claire Foy) and Directing for a Drama Series (Stephen Daldry).

The Crown follows the life of Queen Elizabeth II, from the 1940s to modern times. Following Season 2, the show was recast to emphasise the passage of time. That means that Claire Foy already handed over the reins to Olivia Colman, who is set to portray the Queen for the next two seasons. To get your royal fix, binge the period drama on Netflix.

7. Game of Thrones


The seventh season of Game of Thrones was a doozy and the Emmy voters seem to agree. The HBO hit led the nominations with 22, including Outstanding Drama Series as well as acting nods for Lena Headey, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and Peter Dinklage in the supporting categories.

The fiery fantasy took the throne for three awards this year: Outstanding Guest Actress (Dianna Rigg), Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series (Peter Dinklage)and Outstanding Drama Series.

If you’re unfamiliar with the series, it follows several families in a fantasy setting during the battle for the coveted Iron Throne. There are also ice zombies and dragons to look out for. All glorious seven seasons are available to stream on Foxtel Now.

8. Westworld


Westworld came close to equalising Game of Thrones this year in Emmy nominations with 21. The show was nominated for Outstanding Drama Series, with Evan Rachel Wood, Ed Harris, Thandie Newton, Jeffrey Wright and Jimmi Simpson all securing nominations in acting categories.

The most deserving of these nominations was, of course, Thandie Newton, who took the win for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series.

Based on the 1973 film of the same name, the series is set in a futuristic park where visitors can live out their fantasies through artificial consciousness with the help of robotic hosts. If the premise alone isn’t enough to pique your interest, we don’t know what will. Two seasons are available to stream on Foxtel Now.

9. The Americans


The Americans wrapped up its final season this year and managed a hail mary with four Emmy nominations and two wins: Joel Fields and Joe Weisberg nabbed Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series for the episode "Start" and Matthew Rhys took the win for Lead Actor in a Drama Series.

The FX series, The Americans, is streaming on Foxtel Now.


More winners

  • Seven Seconds available on Netflix
  • John Mulaney: Kid Courageous available on Netflix
  • The Oscars available on YouTube
  • Ru Paul's Drag Race available on Stan
  • Saturday Night Live available on Foxtel Now
  • Last Week Tonight with John Oliver available on Foxtel

Now for the nominees...

While the winners have been called there's still absolutely no reason you shouldn't check out the rest of the nominees. In fact, we'd argue that some of the runner-ups are more worthy of your attention. Atlanta, Twin Peaks and Wild, Wild Country are just a few must-see TV shows that didn't take home a win this year.

TV showAwardWhere to stream
American Horror Story: CultOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie: Adina Porter as Beverly HopeNetflix and Foxtel Now (6 seasons)
American Horror Story: CultOutstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie: Sarah Paulson as Ally Mayfair-RichardsNetflix and Foxtel Now (6 seasons)
AtlantaSupporting Actor - Comedy Series 2018: Brian Tyree HenrySBS On Demand
AtlantaLead Actor - Comedy Series 2018: Donald GloverSBS On Demand
AtlantaOutstanding Guest Actor - Comedy Series 2018: Katt WilliamsSBS On Demand
AtlantaSupporting Actress - Comedy Series 2018: Zazie BeetzSBS On Demand
AtlantaOutstanding Comedy SeriesSBS On Demand
Fahrenheit 451Outstanding Cinematography in a Limited Series or MovieFoxtel Now
Fahrenheit 451Outstanding Television MovieFoxtel Now
Genius: PicassoLead Actor - Limited Series, Movie2018: Antonio BanderasFoxtel Now
GLOWSupporting Actress - Comedy Series 2018: Betty GilpinNetflix
GLOWOutstanding Comedy SeriesNetflix
GLOWOutstanding Directing for a Comedy SeriesNetflix
InsecureOutstanding Comedy Actress: Issa RaeFoxtel Now
Killing EveOutstanding Drama Actress: Sandra OhABC iview
Orphan BlackOutstanding Drama Actress: Tatiana MaslanyNetflix and Stan
OzarkOutstanding Directing for a Drama Series: Ozark (Episode: "The Toll"), Ozark (Episode: "Tonight We Improvise")Netflix
OzarkOutstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series: Jason BatemenNetflix
Patrick MelroseOutstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie: Benedict Cumberbatch as Patrick MelroseFoxtel Now
Patrick MelroseOutstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic SpecialFoxtel Now
Silicon ValleyOutstanding Comedy SeriesFoxtel Now
Stranger ThingsSupporting Actor - Drama Series 2018: David HarbourNetflix
Stranger ThingsSupporting Actress - Drama Series 2018: Millie Bobby BrownNetflix
Stranger ThingsOutstanding Drama SeriesNetflix
Stranger ThingsOutstanding Directing for a Drama SeriesNetflix
Stranger ThingsOutstanding Writing for a Drama SeriesNetflix
The AlienistOutstanding Limited SeriesNetflix
The Defiant OnesOutstanding Documentary or Nonfiction SeriesNetflix
The Good PlaceOutstanding Comedy Actor: Ted DansonNetflix
The Handmaid’s TaleSupporting Actress - Drama Series 2018: Alexis BledelSBS On Demand
The Handmaid’s TaleSupporting Actress - Drama Series 2018: Ann DowdSBS On Demand
The Handmaid’s TaleOutstanding Guest Actress - Drama Series 2018: Cherry JonesSBS On Demand
The Handmaid’s TaleLead Actress in a Drama Series 2018: Elisabeth MossSBS On Demand
The Handmaid’s TaleSupporting Actor - Drama Series 2018: Joseph FiennesSBS On Demand
The Handmaid’s TaleOutstanding Guest Actress - Drama Series 2018: Kelly JenretteSBS On Demand
The Handmaid’s TaleOutstanding Guest Actress - Drama Series 2018: Samira WileySBS On Demand
The Handmaid’s TaleSupporting Actress - Drama Series 2018: Yvonne StrahovskiSBS On Demand
The Handmaid’s TaleOutstanding Drama SeriesSBS On Demand
The Looming Tower.Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie: Jeff DanielsPrime Video
The Looming Tower.Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie: Michael StuhlbargPrime Video
The Looming Tower.Outstanding Directing For A Limited Series, Movie or Dramatic SpecialPrime Video
This Is UsOutstanding Lead Actor - Drama Series 2018: Milo VentimigliaPrime Video (1 season)
This Is UsOutstanding Guest Actor - Drama Series 2018: Ron Cephas JonesPrime Video (1 season)
This Is UsOutstanding Lead Actor - Drama Series 2018: Sterling K. BrownPrime Video (1 season)
This Is UsOutstanding Drama SeriesPrime Video (1 season)
This Is UsOutstanding Guest Actor - Drama Series 2018: Gerald McRaneyPrime Video (1 season)
Twin PeaksOutstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special:Stan
Twin PeaksOutstanding Writing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special:Stan
Wild Wild CountryOutstanding Directing For A Documentary/Nonfiction SeriesNetflix
Wild Wild CountryOutstanding Documentary Or Nonfiction SeriesNetflix
Will & GraceOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series: Megan Mullally as Karen WalkerStan

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