Celebrity News September 21, 2015
Uzo Aduba Is 'Grateful' After Tearful Emmy Win
On Sunday night, "Orange Is the New Black" star Uzo Aduba won the Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, her second consecutive Emmy for her role as Suzanne "Crazy Eyes" Warren on the hit Netflix show. The win made her the first actress to win both a drama and comedy Emmy for the same role.
Immediately after delivering an emotional acceptance speech onstage, Uzo chatted with "Extra's" Charissa Thompson backstage. She said of her feelings about winning, "A space of gratitude that will live on a shelf of gratitude... just a continuation of that feeling. I just feel thankful and grateful."