Westchester-Based TV Shows Win 6 Emmys

A formidable showing at this year's Emmy Awards brings critical acclaim to county-based shows.


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Julianna Margulies won the Emmy for best actress in a drama series.

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As we reported earlier in the month, television shows filmed in Westchester grabbed 29 Emmy nominations, but now that the dust has settled, how well did they do? Turns out, not too shabby. Julianna Margulies (a native of Spring Valley, NY) took home the coveted Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for her starring role on CBS's The Good Wifeand Uzo Aduba took the Emmy for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her appearances in Orange Is The New Black from Netflix.

Westchester's batch of Emmy nominees and winners comes as it is experiencing a film and television boom, which is bringing jobs, revenue, and now critical acclaim to the county.


2014 Emmy winners froms shows filmed in Westchester

Actress in a drama

Julianna Margulies ("The Good Wife")

Guest actress in a comedy series

Uzo Aduba ("Orange Is the New Black")

Art direction for a period series, miniseries or a movie

"Boardwalk Empire"

Casting for a comedy series

"Orange Is the New Black"

Stunt coordination for a drama series, miniseries or movie

"The Blacklist"

Single-camera picture editing for a comedy series

"Orange Is the New Black" (William Turro)

You can see a list of all the TV shows filmed in Westchester on the county's tourism website.

 

 

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