From the winning The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel episode “Four Minutes.”

Mullen, Sprenger Among Emmy Winners

Both ASC members win for a third time for their respective shows.

ASC Staff

The initial 75th annual Emmy Awards were presented during the two-night Creative Arts Emmys on Jan. 6 and 7, which were stages at the Peacock Theater in Los Angeles. (The final categories will be presented on January 15.)

In order to be eligible for this year’s awards, programs had to have aired between June 1, 2022, and May 31, 2023.

The winners in the cinematography categories were:

Outstanding Cinematography for a Series (One Hour)
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel • “Four Minutes” • Prime Video • Amazon Studios
M. David Mullen, ASC

Outstanding Cinematography for a Series (Half-Hour)
Atlanta • Andrew Wyeth. “Alfred’s World” • FX • FX Productions
Christian Sprenger, ASC

Outstanding Cinematography for a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie
Black Bird • “Hand To Mouth” • Apple TV+ • Apple Studios
Natalie Kingston

Outstanding Cinematography for a Nonfiction Program
100 Foot Wave • Chapter VI – Force Majeure • HBO Max • HBO Presents, Topic Studios, Library Films, Amplify Pictures
Antoine Chicoye, Mikey Corker, Vincent Kardasik, Alexandre Lesbats, Chris Smith, João Vidinha, Michael Darrigade

Outstanding Cinematography for a Reality Program
Welcome To Wrexham • “Do or Die” • FX • Boardwalk Pictures
Alastair McKevitt, Craig Hastings, Leighton Cox, Jason Bulley

This was Mullen’s fifth nomination for The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel and his third Emmy win for the comedic period drama series. Christian Sprenger had two previous wins for Atlanta — this marking his third nomination and win.

Kingston was a student in the ASC Master Class student in 2018 and an ASC mentee in 2019. She was also an AC Rising Star of Cinematography in 2023.

An edited presentation of the Creative Arts ceremonies will air on Saturday, January 13, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on FXX.

You’ll final all of this year’s Emmy nominees here.

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