71st Primetime Emmy Awards: Game of Thrones Lights Up Facebook, Twitter One Last Time

Zendaya was the most-tweeted-about celebrity at the event

Winter came to the Emmy Awards for the last time
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It was one last hurrah for Game of Thrones at the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards Sunday night, as it was the most-tweeted-about TV show, and the most-talked-about moment on Facebook was Peter Dinklage winning for outstanding supporting actor in a drama series.

The most-tweeted-about TV shows Sunday night were:

  1. Game of Thrones
  2. When They See Us
  3. Chernobyl
  4. Fleabag
  5. Killing Eve

The most-talked-about moments on Facebook during the Emmy Awards were:

  1. Dinklage winning for outstanding supporting actor in a drama series
  2. Jharrel Jerome winning outstanding lead actor in a limited series or movie for When They See Us
  3. Game of Thrones winning outstanding drama series
  4. Michelle Williams winning outstanding lead actress in a limited series or movie for Fosse/Verdon
  5. Craig Mazin accepting the outstanding limited series award for Chernobyl

The most-tweeted-about moments during Sunday night’s event were:

  1. Jodie Comer winning outstanding actress in a drama series
  2. Game of Thrones winning outstanding drama series
  3. Chernobyl winning best limited series
  4. Jharrel Jerome winning outstanding lead actor in a limited series or movie
  5. Billy Porter winning outstanding actor in a drama series

The most-tweeted-about celebrities at the event were:

  1. Zendaya
  2. Jerome
  3. Emilia Clarke
  4. Porter
  5. Phoebe Waller-Bridge

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