This year’s Emmy nominations have increased the number of people in the colors nominated for their hard work in some of your favorite shows, but that recognition wasn’t passed on to the winners.
It will be displayed in the following manner crown When Ted Lasso This year they dominated the drama and comedy categories, respectively, with little room for competition.But stars like Debbie Allen and Michaela Coel stole the show for their accepted speech, and while some skits remained a lot desired, the presenters Schitt’s Creek The audience laughed.
Take a look at the 2021 Emmy Awards’ biggest snabs, surprises, and unforgettable moments.
1) An overwhelming number of white winners, despite having a wider variety of candidates this year. You may have seen RuPaul and Michaela Coel win in the excellent competition series and the excellent writing category of limited or anthology series or movies, but the winners of all acting categories went to white actors. rice field.
2) The late Michael K. Williams should have beaten the drama’s Best Supporting Actor because of his role in the drama LoveCraft Country..Williams, despite a vote before his recent death LoveCraft Country. Instead, crownTobias Menzies won his performance as Prince Phillip.
3) Wandavision We won 23 nominations this year, but not one. Kathryn Hahn had to win a talented actress in a limited series or anthology series or movie for her performance as Agnes.Nevertheless Wandavision Last weekend, the Creative Arts Emmy Awards won three awards: production, costume design, and music, but the Superhero series didn’t win any major category awards this year.
4) MJ Rodriguez was nominated for the leading actress in the Drama Series Awards. Pause, Still Olivia Colman won in her role crown.. Rodriguez would have been the first black transgender woman to win an Emmy Award in a major acting category.
Surprise / big moment
1) Debbie Allen’s acceptance speech at the Governors Awards was one of the greatest surprises and moments at the ceremony. When her time seemed to be over, she went on to tell them that they could turn off the teleprompter because she wasn’t going to listen. Her acceptance speech inspired me to see especially admitting everyone who helped her along the way, including the late Kobe Bryant.
2) Michaela Coel won her first Emmy Award for outstanding writing in a limited or anthology series or film I may destroy you. She was completely shocked when her friend Cynthia Elvivo spoke some words of encouragement to help her. Koel read a poem during her acceptance speech and dedicated his award to the survivors of sexual assault.
3) Schitt’s Creek The cast won a standing ovation when it awarded the Comedy Series Best Writing Award and the Comedy Series Outstanding Director Award. A cheerful cast stood awkwardly, waiting for the prompter. Dane Levy and his father Eugene Levy talked to the Emmy Awards writing team and insisted not to be shy on national television.
4) Conan O’Brien was amazingly entertaining the moment John Oliver won the Best Variety Talk Series award.Conan keeps popping up with the writer on stage Late show with Stephen Colbert. He brought laughter and joy that night.