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Patton Oswalt's Heartbreaking Tribute To His Late Wife Backstage At The 2016 Emmys Will Leave You In Tears

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As you probably know, actor and comedian Patton Oswalt tragically lost his wife, Michelle McNamara, back in April and has understandably been going through a very difficult time since.

Well on Sunday night, the 47-year-old ended up taking home the Emmy for Outstanding Writing For A Variety Special and during his acceptance speech, Patton made sure to give a shoutout to his daughter as well as a nod to his late wife.

Related: Sound Of Music Star Charmian Carr Dies At 73!

Though the standup comic didn't explicitly name Michelle during his speech, he did open up about his late wife backstage as he heartbreakingly admitted:

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Veep Wins Outstanding Comedy Series At The 2016 Emmys!

| Filed under: TV NewsAwardzEmmysJulia Louis-Dreyfus

Veep has been elected Outstanding Comedy Series for the second year in a row at the 2016 Emmys!

The HBO political satire beat out fellow funny half hours black-ish, Master of None, Modern Family, Silicon Valley, Transparent, and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, who won her own award earlier in the evening, very nearly had a dark lining on the silver cloud when she tripped on the steps up to the stage!

New showrunner David Mandel, who took over for creator Armando Ianucci this year, accepted the honor while the cast and crew cheered him on.

Ch-ch-check out his adorable speech (above)!!!

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Game Of Thrones Wins Outstanding Drama Series At The 2016 Emmys!

| Filed under: TV NewsAwardzEmmysGame Of ThronesEmilia ClarkeMaisie WilliamsKit Harington

Considering the, well, dramatic season Game of Thrones had, we aren't entirely surprised by this one!

On Sunday, the HBO series won Outstanding Drama Series at the 2016 Emmys! Kit Harington, Emilia Clarke, Maisie Williams, and more of the cast and crew took to the stage to celebrate the big honor!

The fantasy show trumped competitive contenders like The Americans, Better Call Saul, Downton Abbey, Homeland, House of Cards, and Mr. Robot.

Co-creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss accepted the award, delivering a pretty standard speech in the process. But, David did give a sweet shoutout to his wife, in honor of their upcoming ten-year anniversary!

Awww!

Ch-ch-check it out (above)!

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Orphan Black Star Tatiana Maslany Wins Her FIRST Emmy For Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series!

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You go, Tatiana Maslany!

At the 2016 Emmys, Maslany reached a major milestone in her career when she bagged Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series. Orphan Black fans couldn't be happier right now!

Related: Tatiana Stuns In Red!

What is especially incredible about this win are the celebs the 30-year-old beat out for the honor — it's not every day a rising actress surpasses Claire Danes, Viola Davis, Taraji P. Henson, Keri Russell, and Robin Wright!

As for the speech itself, it was emotional and exceptionally adorable.

Check out the touching moment (above)!

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