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"Saturday Night Live" triumphed early for a season of skewering President Donald Trump, while the ceremony and host Stephen Colbert did likewise.

Meanwhile, the long-running sketch series "Saturday Night Live" won nine Emmys, including an award for actor Alec Baldwin for portraying US President Donald Trump.

The joke came with a clip from one of the 2016 Presidential debates as well, wherein Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton addressed Trump's previous quips about losing at the Emmy's. Why didn't you give him an Emmy?

I suppose I should say, "At long last, Mr. President, here is your Emmy".

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The gown also had chunky crystal embellishment around the neck and armholes. She wore only a pair of earrings which added elegance to her look.

The Apprentice did not win Donald Trump any Emmys, but playing Trump helped Alec Baldwin win his third Emmy Sunday night.

Baldwin, speaking backstage after his win, said that he believes his portrayal of Trump caught on because so many people are frustrated with the administration and he provides some measure of relief.

"As Hollywood has gotten more political, more divisive, more bigoted towards Normal People, and more hateful, take a look at the nuclear fallout".

"This will be the largest audience to witness an Emmys period, both in person and around the world", Spicer said.

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"I want to say it is always odd reaping the rewards of a story based on real world suffering", Ahmed said in his acceptance speech.

After Baldwin thanked his family, SNL creator Lorne Michaels, the show's writers, and his fellow actors, though the speech took a turn for the more somber at the end. OK, we didn't actually count, but you get the picture. He further went on to say that the orange wig of Trump acted like a birth control. "I wonder if there is a correlation there?". "I love you more than life itself", Waithe said to her girlfriend, while also thanking her mother for inspiring the "Thanksgiving" episode.

Female-driven murder drama "Big Little Lies" was another big victor, taking early limited series awards for supporting actors Laura Dern and Alexander Skarsgard, as well as for director Jean-Marc Vallee.

"We did have a story-line about an impeachment, but we abandoned that because we were anxious that someone else might get to it first", she said.

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