Biggest Emmy Award Upsets of the Past 25 Years - Rolling Stone
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Biggest Emmy Award Upsets of the Past 25 Years

From whacked Sopranos to spoiled Hamms, the award show’s most shocking wins and surprising losses

Tony Soprano; Don DraperTony Soprano; Don Draper

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Television audiences love a good shocking twist — so why should the Emmy Awards be any different? When the trophies for TV's top shows and performances are doled out every year, heavy favorites fall and underdogs have their day. Below, you'll find some of the biggest upsets from the past 25 Emmy ceremonies. The small screen has changed a lot in that time, but the award show's ability to make us say "Wait, are you kidding?!?" remains the same.


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