"If your show doesn't have a dragon or a white Bronco in it, go home right now." - Emmys host Jimmy Kimmel, joking in his opening monologue about the dominance of Game of Thrones and The People vs OJ Simpson: American Crime Story, which became reality as the night proceeded
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, who won her fifth consecutive award for her role as president in HBO's Veep, set the tone for the evening by jokingly apologizing for "the current political climate"
The blood-spattered, sex-filled saga about noble families vying for control of the Iron Throne took home the most coveted prize of the night, the best drama Emmy - along with statuettes for writing and directing
Rami Malek of Mr. Robot and Tatiana Maslany of Orphan Black won for Best Actor and Best actress in the Drama Series category
Actress Priyanka Chopra, a former Miss World now starring on ABC's conspiracy thriller Quantico, arrived in a pleated one-shoulder Jason Wu gown with a full skirt and train, her black hair perfectly slicked back
Priyanka turned heads at the 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards as she sashayed down the red carpet and made her way into the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles in a customised scarlet Jason Wu creation paired with Brian Atwood heels
In a photograph that has surfaced online, Priyanka can be seen sharing a light moment with the Thor star outside the Microsoft Theater here. Priyanka can be seen wearing an off-shoulder white top and blue denims in the image, while Tom is sporting a dark blue T-shirt and a pair of black jeans
Perhaps Priyanka will be seen sporting the 'red carpet' colour to the event, is her recent Instagram post is to be believed
Before the Emmy Awards on Sunday night, take a look at the major match-ups and make some predictions. Here's a list of probable winner, who deserves to win and the dark horse in primary categories
Game of Thrones picked up nine statuettes at last weekend's Creative Arts Emmys, which reward artistic and technical achievement, giving it a total haul over the years of 35 - more than any other drama series
"It's shocking just how irrelevant an Emmy win is when it comes to audiences deciding what shows to watch. People just don't care about the award," Jeetendr Sehdev, a celebrity branding expert at the University of Southern California
Jen Richards has landed a recurring role in the upcoming fifth season of the show, as a physical therapist who comes to the aid of a series regular through "one of their most difficult challenges"