Will Smith was not invited to the Primetime Emmys on the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, however what’s an award present with out point out of his now-famous slap?

Host Kenan Thompson did not make a direct reference to it, however he appeared to trace at it when he noticed how Regina Hall, who hosted this 12 months’s Oscars ceremony, was within the viewers and stated, ‘Surprised she’s at one other award present, lady, you courageous.’

What actually introduced on the laughs although, was his dig at Leonardo DiCaprio’s obvious historical past of solely courting ladies beneath 25: ‘Zendaya simply turned 26 final week. 26 is a bizarre age in Hollywood. I imply, you are younger sufficient to play a highschool scholar, however you are too previous so far Leonardo DiCaprio.’

Zendaya, after all, was among the many huge winners of the night time.



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Certainly a euphoric day for Zendaya, as she wins the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for Euphoria.

This is, in reality, her second win for the actor who performs Rue, a drug addict within the collection about highschool college students and the challenges they face.

Zendaya gained her first Emmy for Euphoria in 2020, and was the youngest lead actress winner at 24.

She was additionally the second-ever Black girl to win the class, after Viola Davis for How To Get Away With Murder




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Lee Jung-jae wins Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for Squid Game, the collection that captivated the entire world! He’s seen right here with Squid Game Director Hwang Dong-hyuk, who gained the Outstanding Directing For A Drama Series for the collection.



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Jean Smart wins the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for Hacks for the second time in a row.



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It was an enormous night time for Jennifer Coolidge, as she gained the Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie award for The White Lotus, and he or she had an entire lot of individuals to thank for it. So even when the music tried to drown out her lengthy acceptance speech, Coolidge tried to proceed earlier than lastly, she was minimize off.



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Sheryl Lee Ralph sang her technique to the stage to simply accept the Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series award for Abbott Elementary, leaving everybody in awe of her voice.

The 65-year-old actor grew to become the second Black girl to attain an Emmy within the class after Jackée Harry’s 1987 win for 227.


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