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HBO Drama Series Watchmen Went On To Create A New Record At The Emmy Awards: becomes the first comic book adaptation to win the top number of Emmys!

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Hit HBO drama series Watchmen jas been a big commercial and critical success for the network, now the limited series is another big record-breaking success down its sleeves.

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HBO Drama Series Watchmen Creates History At The Emmy Awards!

HBO drama series Watchmen jas created history as a comic book adaptation take home the most number of Emmy wins! The limited series had bagged as many as twenty-six nominations out of which had 11 wins! Here are all the celebs who took home the prestigious award.

 

These wins included leading star Regina King taking home the award for best actress in a limited series or movie. Moreover, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II won an Emmy for best supporting actor in a limited series or movie; While both Cord Jefferson and Damon Lindelof bagged the award for best writing in a limited series or movie.

The Series Had As Many As Eleven Big Emmy Wins!

The list pretty much goes on with Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross winning for best music composition for a limited series, movie, alongside Gregory Middleton for best cinematography for a limited series or movie. Wait! There’s more as Victoria Thomas and Meagan Lewis also won for doing the best casting for a limited series, movie, or special.  Sharen Davis and Valerie Zielonka bagged the award for designing the best fantasy/sci-fi costumes.

The series which was loosely based on the popular 1986 graphic novel by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons along with some modern additions done, the nine episodes series went on to become immensely popular amongst fans. In the winning speech, executive producer Damon Lindelof dedicated the big win to all the survivors and victims of the atrocity on which the events are based upon.