Jason Bateman's reaction to winning an Emmy is going viral: Watch the slow-mo clip

Behold, the face of a man who bested "Game of Thrones."

Jason Bateman was up against stiff competition Sunday night for Directing for a Drama Series, and his deadpan reaction to winning the Emmy says it all: The guy was so floored, he barely registered what was even happening.

A slow-motion clip of the moment quickly went viral: "Greatest reaction ever to winning an award," one Twitter user captioned it.

As Bateman's named was announced, his co-stars' jaws dropped and they immediately jumped to their feet. Bateman's wife's eyes popped wide open, and an ecstatic Laura Linney grabbed his shoulders. As for Bateman himself? He raised his eyebrows.

After a brief moment of simply staring straight forward, the "Ozark" actor and director turned to his wife, smiled a bit and said "Wow."

Bateman's win came at the expense of the directors of "Game of Thrones," "The Handmaid's Tale," "Killing Eve" and "Succession."

In addition to being genuinely shocked, some fans speculated that the star was burning out on the 3-hour broadcast: "He was so ready to go home and hit the sack," one commented.

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Jason Bateman and Amanda Anka during HBO's 61 Premiere at Paramount Pictures in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic, Inc)
Jason Bateman & wife Amanda Anka during New York Premiere of 'Human Nature' at Chelsea West Theater in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
Jason Bateman with wife Amanda arriving at 'The Sweetest Thing' film premiere at Sony Lincoln Theater in New York City. April 8, 2002. Photo: Evan Agostini/ImageDirect
Jason Bateman and Amanda Anka during VH1 Big in '04 - Arrivals at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by SGranitz/WireImage)
NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 8: Actor Jason Bateman and wife Amanda Anka attend the Fashion Rocks Concert on September 8, 2004 at Radio City Music Hall to celebrate the relationship between Fashion and Music hosted by Conde Nast, in New York City. (Photo by Peter Kramer/Getty Images)
Jason Bateman and Amanda Anka during The 56th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards - Arrivals at The Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by J. Vespa/WireImage)
Jason Bateman and wife Amanda Anka during 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards - Arrivals at The Shrine in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)
Amanda Anka and Jason Bateman at the The Cabana Club in Hollywood, CA. (Photo by Barry King/WireImage)
CENTURY CITY, CA - MAY 6: Actor Jason Bateman and his wife Amanda Anka arrive at the 5th Annual Project A.L.S. Benefit Gala at the Westin Century Plaza Hotel on May 6, 2005 in Century City, California. (Photo by Amanda Edwards/Getty Images)
Jason Bateman and Amanda Anka during 11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards - Arrivals at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 30: Jason Bateman and Amanda Anka attend The World Premiere of Columbia Pictures 'Hancock' at Grauman's Chinese Theater on June 30, 2008 in Hollywood, CA. (Photo by ANDREAS BRANCH/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
WESTWOOD, CA - DECEMBER 03: Actor Jason Bateman (R) and his wife Amanda Anka arrive to the Los Angeles premiere of 'Juno' at the Village Theater on December 3, 2007 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/Wireimage)
HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA - NOVEMBER 5: Jason Bateman and Amanda Peet at the Fox Searchlight screening of 'Juno' at the Cinerama Dome on November 5, 2007 in Hollywood, CA. (Photo by Eric Charbonneau/Wireimage)
SANTA MONICA, CA - NOVEMBER 04: Actor Jason Bateman, Amanda Anka and Francesca Nora Bateman arrive at the P.S. ARTS Annual 'Express Yourself' charity benefit held on November 4, 2007 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Mark Sullivan/WireImage)
Actor Jason Bateman and his wife Amanda Anka arrive at the Los Angeles premiere of Dreamworks' 'Tropic Thunder' in Los Angeles California on Aug 11, 2008. AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
Actor Jason Bateman (L) and wife Amanda Anka arrive at the Los Angeles premiere of 'Up In The Air' at Mann Village Theatre on November 30, 2009 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Jeff Vespa/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 14: ***EXCLUSIVE ACCESS*** Actor Jason Bateman, wife Amanda Anka and daughter Francesca Nora Bateman attend the first ever Yo Gabba Gabba! : 'There's A Party In My City' live performance at The Shrine Auditorium on November 14, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Vespa/WireImage)
Actor Jason Bateman and wife, Amanda Anka arrive at the premiere of 'Couples Retreat' held at Mann's Village Theater in Westwood. (Photo by Frank Trapper/Corbis via Getty Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 12: 71st ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS -- Pictured: (l-r) Actors Jason Bateman and Amanda Anka arrive to the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 12, 2014 -- (Photo by Trae Patton/NBC/NBC via Getty Images)
Actor Jason Bateman and wife Amanda Anka arrive at the premiere of Miramax's 'The Switch' held at the ArcLight Cinema's Cinerama Dome. (Photo by Frank Trapper/Corbis via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 30: Jason Bateman and Amanda Anka attend the premiere of 'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy' at Landmark Sunshine Theater on November 30, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Getty Images)
DEAUVILLE, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 04: Actor Jason Bateman and his wife Amanda attend 'The Change Up' Premiere - 37th Deauville Film Festival at CID on September 4, 2011 Deauville, France. (Photo by Foc Kan/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 07: Actor Jason Bateman (R) and wife Amanda Anka attend the 50th anniversary celebration for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at The Beverly Hilton hotel on January 7, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
SANTA MONICA, CA - NOVEMBER 17: (L-R) Actor Jason Bateman, Francesca Nora Bateman and actress Amanda Anka attend the 2013 P.S. Arts Express Yourself at Barker Hangar on November 17, 2013 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by John M. Heller/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: (L-R) Amanda Anka and Jason Bateman arrive at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Dan MacMedan/WireImage)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 20: Actor Jason Bateman and wife Amanda Anka arrive for the Premiere Of New Line Cinema's 'Horrible Bosses 2' held at TCL Chinese Theatre on November 20, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - DECEMBER 04: Actors Amanda Anka (L) and Jason Bateman attend the 2015 March Of Dimes Celebration Of Babies at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on December 4, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images for March Of Dimes)
Actor Jason Bateman and wife Amanda Anka arrive at the premiere of 'The Gift' held at Premiere House at Regal Cinemas L.A. Live. (Photo by Frank Trapper/Corbis via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 5: (L-R) Amanda Anka and Jason Bateman attend the Paramount Pictures with The Cinema Society & Svedka Host the After Party for 'Office Christmas Party' at Mr. Purple at the Hotel Indigo LES on December 5, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Bruinooge/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
Jason Bateman and Amanda Anka arrive to the Vanity Fair Party following the 88th Academy Awards at The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills Sunday evening, February 28, 2016. (Photo by Axel Koester/Corbis via Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - JULY 26: (L-R) Amanda Anka, Francesca Bateman, Jason Bateman and Maple Bateman attend the ceremony honoring Jason Bateman with Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on July 26, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - JULY 26: Actors Amanda Anka and Jason Bateman attend the ceremony honoring Jason Bateman with Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on July 26, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 17: Jason Bateman, Amanda Anka arrives at the 70th Emmy Awards on September 17, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage,)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 27: Jason Bateman (R) and Amanda Anka attend the 25th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 27, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. 480695 (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images for Turner)
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