‘Bessie’ Wins Best TV Movie at Creative Arts Emmys

According to Variety, HBO emerged as the biggest network winner of the night with 29 wins (NBC was next in line, with 11; FX followed with 8) at this year's Creative Arts Emmys.  HBO’s Emmy haul included the top TV movie honor for “Bessie.”  “You’re very rarely rewarded after this amount of time,” said “Bessie” executive producer Lili Fini Zanuck backstage after her win. She joked that she didn’t know if she would live long enough for another project like this to get finished. 

Sidebar: Congrats Queen Latifah! 

Shakim representing for Queen Latifah and Flavor Unit at The Creative Arts Emmys

Shakim representing for Queen Latifah and Flavor Unit at The Creative Arts Emmys

Shakim holding the Emmy

Shakim holding the Emmy