All the Celebratory Photos from Inside the 2021 Emmy Awards

Selfies! Smiles! Statuettes! Peek inside the illustrious evening with these happy snaps from behind the scenes

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You Did It!

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Saturday Night Live creator Lorne Michaels looked emotional while embracing show alumnus Jason Sudeikis, who won outstanding actor in a comedy series for Ted Lasso.

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Going for the Gold

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What a night! Ted Lasso costars Brett Goldstein and Hannah Waddingham celebrated their first-time wins (for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series and outstanding supporting actress in a comedy series, respectively) by posing with their trophies.

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Nicoles on a Roll

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Ashley Nicole Black and Nicole Byer smiled for a selfie inside the biggest night in television.

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Late-Night Legends

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SNL star Kenan Thompson chatted with Last Week Tonight host John Oliver, perhaps about how to elicit maximum laughs.

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Out of Uniform

Rosie Perez, left, and Kaley Cuoco arrive at the 73rd Emmy Awards on at L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles FIJI Water on the Red Carpet at the 73rd Emmy Awards, Los Angeles, United States - 19 Sep 2021
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Now that's an upgrade from the costume skirt suits! The Flight Attendant costars (and nominees) Rosie Perez and Kaley Cuoco giggled while making their way into the big event, holding hands.

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Date Night

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Shrill star Aidy Bryant and husband Conner O'Malley flashed soft smiles from their seats at the 73rd Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Time to Shine

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Two-time Emmy winner Kate Winslet tenderly touched Julianne Nicholson's cheek, congratulating her Mare of Easttown costar upon her win for outstanding supporting actress in a limited series or a movie.

In her acceptance speech, the first-time Emmy winner said she owed her success to Winslet.

"If you hadn't called and asked if I wanted to join you in Philly, I probably would have read the first two episodes, thought 'Nah, the priest did it,' and stayed home. So I owe this to you," Nicholson explained.

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So Much to Celebrate

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Wahoo! Nicholson looked elated, with Winslet by her side.

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Young Hollywood

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Reunited and it feels so good! Emma costars Anya Taylor-Joy and Josh O'Connor cuddled up during the awards show.

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Hand in Hand

Michael Douglas, left, congratulates Jean Smart for her Emmy win for outstanding lead actress in a comedy series for "Hacks" during the 73rd Emmy Awards on at the Event Deck at L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles 73rd Emmy Awards - Show, Los Angeles, United States - 19 Sep 2021
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Jean Smart accepted Michael Douglas' well-wishes following her outstanding lead actress in a comedy series win for Hacks.

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Ladies of Lasso

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Juno Temple congratulated Waddingham as she made her way to the stage to accept her first-ever Emmy. The Ted Lasso costars were both nominated for outstanding supporting actress in a comedy series.

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Just Us

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This Is Us actors Susan Kelechi Watson, Mandy Moore and Sterling K. Brown smiled at what host Cedric the Entertainer (not pictured) had to say during his joke-filled monologue.

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