'Game of Thrones' will win. Finally, Jon Hamm will win. This could be one of the most popular Emmys ever because of fan favorites prevailing," O'Neil said.
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"This is a breakthrough year at the Emmys," said Tom O'Neil, organizer of the Gold Derby awards handicapping website. "It's a reflection of TV becoming more sophisticated and sensitive."
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