Alec Baldwin Takes Home Emmy For His 'Saturday Night Live' Trump Impersonation

20 September, 2017, 01:10 | Author: Julio Duncan
  • Alec Baldwin Wins Emmy

Alec Baldwin's Donald Trump impression for "SNL" just got the yuuugest stamp of approval. "He's probably the reason I'm up here".

"This is the biggest audience to witness an Emmys, period", Spicer said, standing behind a lectern.

Emmys host Stephen Colbert gave Trump and Baldwin a shout-out during his opening monologue.

Kate McKinnon is not only the first principal performer on the sketch show to win an Emmy for her performance, but she's also now the first one to do it twice. I'm the first African-American in 16 years nominated.

"I suppose I should say at long last Mr. President, here is your Emmy", he said, addressing the leader of the free world through his preferred manner of communication: television.

Kidman said the show "was created out of frustration because women weren't getting great roles".

Alec Baldwin is the victor of the Emmy Award for comedy supporting actor for his role on "Saturday Night Live".


Lead Actress in a Comedy Series victor, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, revealed that a storyline about a fictional president's dismissal had to be removed from her show, Veep.

On the heels of record ratings and unprecedented buzz, Saturday Night Live upped its already high bar for most Emmy nominations for any series in history.

He claimed that what Hollywood and other performers do is important and they should "not stop doing what (they're) doing".

Britain's Riz Ahmed beat presumed front-runner Robert De Niro to take his first Emmy for his role as a man who falls foul of the US judicial system in HBO's crime limited series "The Night Of".

"For everybody out there that showed so much love, thank you for embracing us, a little Indian boy from SC and black girl in the southtown of Chicago".

SNL's Don Roy King took home a whopping seventh win in the Directing for a Variety Series category.

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver picked up the Best Variety Talk Series, with the star thanking Oprah's seat filler and asking the band to play him off.

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