The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards kicked off at the Microsoft Theatre in downtown Los Angeles on Sunday night (EDT). As TV's biggest night got underway, a bevy of stars made their way down the red carpet — Emilia Clarke, Kit Harrington, Sofia Vergara, Viola Davis, among others.
As Firstpost's Zenia D'cunha wrote, the Emmy Awards 2016 are being lauded for embracing diversity —in stark contrast to the Oscars' "so white" controversy.
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