Critically and universally acclaimed episode of Game of Thrones season 6 – Battle of the Bastards, won the awards for both writing and direction for a drama series at the 2016 Emmys. Episode writers and showrunners David Benioff & Dan Weiss as well as director Miguel Sapochnik were honored for their outstanding work during the ceremony. Game of Thrones also won the award of Best Drama beating shows like Better Call Saul and Mr. Robot.
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