Emmys 2016: Sterling K. Brown, Sarah Paulson Win Emmys For Best Supporting Roles For Limited Series Or Movie Roles

FX’s The People V. O.J. Simpson’s Sterling K. Brown and Sarah Paulson won Emmys for best actor and actress in supporting roles respectively for limited series or movie.  

Brown, who said during his acceptance speech “A lot of you may have not known who I was but you check the box anyway,” won for his role as prosecutor Christopher Darden, while Paulson won for her portrayal of former prosecutor Marcia Clark, who was actually in attendance during the ceremony.

R. Thomas Umstead

R. Thomas Umstead serves as senior content producer, programming for Multichannel News, Broadcasting + Cable and Next TV. During his more than 30-year career as a print and online journalist, Umstead has written articles on a variety of subjects ranging from TV technology, marketing and sports production to content distribution and development. He has provided expert commentary on television issues and trends for such TV, print, radio and streaming outlets as Fox News, CNBC, the Today show, USA Today, The New York Times and National Public Radio. Umstead has also filmed, produced and edited more than 100 original video interviews, profiles and news reports featuring key cable television executives as well as entertainers and celebrity personalities.