“Game of Thrones” is going out with a bang. The popular fantasy drama was named as the Best Drama Series at the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony here.
The fantasy sensation has won the award for Outstanding Drama Series for its eighth and final season. The honor marks the show’s fourth win in the category. Now, it ties the category’s all-time record for the best drama wins along with “Mad Men”, aceHill Street Blues”, “L.A. Law” and “The West Wing”.
The creators D.B. Weiss and David Benioff were joined on stage by the entire cast and crew of the show. They started off by appreciating the mastermind George R.R. Martin, thanking him for taking a chance on “two producers who have never done it before”.