Entertainment TV Emmys 2016: 'Bloodline' 's Ben Mendelsohn Wins Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series Six actors competed to take home the award in 2016 By Natalie Stone and Alexia Fernández Published on September 18, 2016 10:40 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Getty Ben Mendelsohn took home the 2016 Emmy Award for outstanding supporting actor in a drama series on Sunday night. Taraji P. Henson presented this year’s award at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California. • Check out PEOPLE’s full 2016 Emmy Awards coverage and complete winners list! Mendelsohn, who was not present to receive the Emmy, won for his performance in Bloodline. The actor will appear in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story later this year. Henson joked that she would have Mendelsohn’s award for him when he gets home. • Watch PEOPLE & EW Red Carpet Live Sunday night on PEOPLE.com and on People/Entertainment Weekly Network – available on streaming devices or at people.com/PEN. Ben Mendelsohn (Bloodline) was up against Jonathan Banks (Better Call Saul), Peter Dinklage (Game of Thrones), Kit Harington (Game of Thrones), Michael Kelly (House of Cards), and Jon Voight (Ray Donovan). The 68th annual Primetime Emmy Awards, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, aired live on ABC from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.