Ireland missed out at the Emmy Awards in Los Angeles last night.
There was no luck for Castlebar author Sally Rooney’s - Normal People TV series, which was nominated in four categories.
Kildare's Paul Mescal lost out to Mark Ruffalo for the award for Lead Actor in a Limited Series.
Sally herself had been nominated in the category Outstanding writing for a limited series.
Variety's Senior Vice President and Awards Editor Tim Gray says being nominated is still an achievement