Most people bring a significant other to award shows, but those who want to win some serious Brownie points bring a family member as their dates, and the 2016 Emmys were no exception.
From parents, to siblings, to kids, to extended kin, celebs chose to celebrate TV's biggest night with the fam. Check out which of your faves decided to make Emmy night the new family night.
Though his parents were "snubbed" for their performance on Master of None, Fatima and Shoukath Ansari were so proud of their son for winning Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series with Alan Yang.
The Modern Family star brought her son Manolo Gonzalez-Ripoll Vergara as her +1.
The Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series winner for Mr. Robot brought his cousin, who gushed, "I am so proud of him" while being interviewed on the red carpet.
The Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special nominee brought sister Kim Caramele and brother Jason Stein to the awards show.
The Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series nominee for Blackish brought mother Doris Hancox and daughter Kyra Anderson as his dates.
The Emmys host brought mother Joann Iacono to the show — and put her to work. She "made" approximately 7,000 PB&J sandwiches, which the Stranger Things kids then distributed to the guests.
The Stranger Things star, who performed "Uptown Funk" with his co-stars during the Emmys pre-show, brought mom Heather with him.
The Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie nominee for Confirmation flaunted her baby bump on the red carpet. This will be her second child with husband Nnamdi Asomugha.
The winner for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special for Patton Oswalt: Talking for Clapping brought his brother Matt, who made a splash on Twitter after he supposedly rolled his eyes during Jill Soloway's "topple the patriarchy" speech.
The Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series nominee for Ray Donovan took nine-year-old son Sasha with him to the Emmys. The proud father tweeted a cute pic of the boys getting ready for the big night.
The Supporting Actress In A Drama Series nominee for Game of Thrones took her mom as her date and left her army at home.
The winner for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or aa Movie for American Crime gushed about winning the Emmy and being "blessed ... to share this with [her] mom."
The Black-ish star posed with TV grandson Miles Brown on the red carpet.
Connie Britton and Kyle Chandler
The Friday Night Lights couple reunited and we're swooning all over again.
Maisie Williams, Sophie Turner, and Kit Harington
The entire Game of Thrones squad won for Outstanding Drama Series, and the Stark sisters completely ruled the red carpet with their matching tattoos. Plus, having bro Jon Snow there only made the family bond stronger.