NY Phil's Sweeney Todd Among Winners of Creative Arts Emmy Awards

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The Television Academy presented the 2015 Creative Arts Emmy Awards for programs and individual achievements Sept. 12 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

The evening honored guest performers on television drama series and comedy series, as well as the artists and craftspeople behind the scenes who create television excellence.

See Sweeney Todd in Concert, With Emma Thompson, Bryn Terfel and More

Among the many winners were Reg E. Cathey (Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series for "House of Cards"), Margo Martindale (Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for "The Americans"), Joan Cusack (Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for "Shameless"), Bradley Whitford (Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for "Transparent") and the Live from Lincoln Center broadcast of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, which was hosted by Tony winner Audra McDonald (Outstanding Special Class Program).

The New York Philharmonic's Sweeney Todd also featured McDonald as the Beggar Woman with bass-baritone Bryn Terfel in the title role and Academy Award-winning actress Emma Thompson as Mrs. Lovett in her Philharmonic debut.

A two-and-one-half hour edited version of the ceremony will air Sept. 19 at 8 PM ET/PT with an encore at 10:30 PM ET/PT on FXX.

Awards in 26 other categories will be presented Sept. 20 during the 67th Emmy Awards at 8 PM ET on FOX.

For a complete list of Creative Arts Emmy winners, visit Emmys.com.

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