Emmys: Frances McDormand Wins Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

The actress took home her first Emmy award at Sunday night's ceremony.

Frances McDormand took home the Emmy for lead actress in a limited series or movie for her performance in Olive Kitteridge at Sunday night's ceremony.

McDormand beat out Maggie Gyllenhaal (The Honorable Woman), Felicity Huffman (American Crime), Jessica Lange (American Horror Story: Freak Show), Queen Latifah (Bessie) and Emma Thompson (Sweeney Todd) to win the award.

"We're all here because of the power of a story well told. Sometimes, that's enough. Thank you," the actress said at the podium while accepting her award. Olive Kitteridge co-star Bill Murray also took home the Emmy for supporting actor in a limited series or movie at the ceremony.

The 67th annual Primetime Emmy Awards, hosted by Andy Samberg, took place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday.

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