Dame Maggie Smith wins Best Supporting Actress

Dame Maggie Smith has won Best Supporting Actress for her role in Downtown Abbey.

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Congratulations to Dame Maggie Smith for winning the Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama #Emmy award. #downton http://t.co/KkijmhWf

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British success at the Emmys

Dame Maggie Smith has won an Emmy for the popular ITV1 series Downton Abbey, while Damian Lewis hailed a "golden age" of television as he scooped best actor for his role in espionage thriller Homeland.