LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Latest from the Emmy Awards (all times PDT):
Eugene Levy has ridden up "Schitt's Creek" to his first acting Emmy.
Levy won the Emmy Award for best actor in a comedy series on Sunday night for Pop TV's "Schitt's Creek," taking home the trophy for the sixth and final season of the show he co-created with his son, Dan Levy.
"It's kind of ironical that the straightest role I've ever played lands me an Emmy for a comedy performance. So now I seriously have to question what I've been doing for the past 50 years," said Levy.
With Levy's win, "Schitt's Creek" takes the first two Emmys of the evening.
He accepted the trophy in a remote, restaurant-like pavilion surrounded by his cast mates including his longtime collaborator Catherine O'Hara, who minutes earlier won best actress in a comedy series for playing his wife on the show.
E! host Giuliana Rancic had to miss the Emmy Awards virtual pre-show after she tested positive for the coronavirus.
Rancic announced in a video from home Sunday that she tested positive for the virus along with her husband and son. The show was hosted by Brad Goreski and Nina Parker.
"Now as much as I didn't want to hear that, I'm very thankful I heard it before I traveled and possibly could have exposed other people," Rancic, the longtime E! host. "So for that, I'm thankful."
Rancic said she and her family are holding up well health wise.
"My husband Bill and our son also did test positive, but we're all doing well and taking care of each other so I'm going to get back to doing that," she said.
"But I just want to say I'm wishing you all the best and please protect yourselves and protect...