Fleabag Sweeps and Fosse/Verdon’s Michelle Williams Wins at 2019 TCA Awards

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The Television Critics Association showered love on the Broadway-adjacent shows August 3.
Michelle Williams and Phoebe Waller-Bridge
Michelle Williams and Phoebe Waller-Bridge

The Television Critics Association acknowledged Fleabag and Fosse/Verdon as two of the best series this past season during the 2019 TCA Awards August 3.

Michelle Williams won Individual Achievement in Drama for Fosse/Verdon, and Phoebe Waller-Bridge won Individual Achievement in Comedy for Fleabag. The series also won the Program of the Year and Outstanding Achievement in Comedy awards.

READ: How Fosse/Verdon Wove Together Famous Showstoppers, Today’s Broadway Voices, and Bold Arrangements for a Fresh New Sound

The performers both have ties to the New York theatre community, with Tony-nominated Williams (Blackbird, Cabaret) taking on Broadway in both plays and musicals. Waller-Bridge starred in the Off-Broadway production of Fleabag earlier this year, which inspired the Amazon TV series. She'll soon bring the show to London's West End.

A full list of winners is below.

Individual Achievement in Drama: Michelle Williams (Fosse/Verdon)
Individual Achievement in Comedy: Phoebe Waller-Bridge (Fleabag)
Outstanding Achievement in News and Information: Leaving Neverland
Outstanding Achievement in Reality Programming: Queer Eye
Outstanding Achievement in Youth Programming: Arthur
Outstanding Achievement in Sketch/Variety Shows: Last Week Tonight With John Oliver
Outstanding New Program: Russian Doll
Outstanding Achievement in Movie Or Miniseries: Chernobyl
Outstanding Achievement in Drama: Better Call Saul
Outstanding Achievement in Comedy: Fleabag
Program of the Year: Fleabag
Lifetime Achievement Honoree: David Milch (Hill Street Blues, NYPD Blue)
Heritage Award: Deadwood

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