The 73rd Primetime Emmy Awards occurred fully in particular person for the primary time since 2019 on September 19, 2021. In August, Variety reported that The Television Academy had determined to carry the ceremony exterior on the Event Deck at L.A. Live. They additionally restricted the general variety of attendees to make the occasion safer amidst the pandemic.
The pink carpet and the Event Deck have been crammed with A-list stars together with Sir Patrick Stewart and his spouse Sunny Ozell. The couple appeared gorgeous collectively on the pink carpet.
Stewart wore a slim-cut, navy blue go well with. He completed off the look with a black bow tie and black gown sneakers. Ozell wore a stunning strapless gown in lavender. According to The Daily Mail, the gown was by designer Vivienne Westwood. She paired the gown with snakeskin heels and an attention grabbing, textured assertion bracelet.
Stewart had the consideration of presenting the award for Best Writing for a Limited or Anthology Series.
Watch: Patrick Stewart Presents
In his temporary remarks earlier than presenting the award, Stewart talked about watching the evolution of tv as a artistic medium. He revealed that his mother and father by no means owned a tv and that he did not get one in all his personal till he left for drama college.
Once he lastly bought one, he marveled on the manner tv writers, producers, and actors tailored the artwork of manufacturing for the medium. He concluded by saying that he is nonetheless impressed with how a lot tv is evolving.
He then learn the nominees for the award, which included Michaela Cole for “I May Destroy You,” Brad Ingelsby for “Mare of Easttown,” Scott Frank for “The Queen’s Gambit,” and Chuck Hayward, Peter Cameron, Jac Schaeffer, and Laura Donney for “WandaVision.”
The award went to Michaela Cole for “I May Destroy You,” Stewart greeted and congratulated her as she accepted her award.
Stewart’s History on the Emmys
Stewart has been nominated for 4 Emmy Awards all through his lengthy profession. However, he has but to win.
In 1998 Stewart was nominated within the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Special class for his function as Captain Ahab within the USA tv manufacturing of “Moby Dick.” Six years later, his TV film “The Lion in Winter” was nominated within the Outstanding Made for Television Movie. In 2006, he was nominated for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for his cameo on the HBO sequence “Extras.” Finally, he was nominated within the Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Miniseries Or A Movie class on the 2010 Emmys for his function as Claudius within the PBS manufacturing of “Hamlet.” Interestingly, he was by no means nominated for an Emmy for any of his “Star Trek” work.
As a franchise, “Star Trek” has at all times had a tough time on the Emmys. TrekReport dug into the historical past of “Star Trek” at Emmys and located that the franchise not often nabs nominations within the performing or tv sequence classes. The make-up, particular results, costume, and music departments typically get nominated for Emmys and typically win, however the franchise has by no means gained a non-technical award.
Leonard Nimoy is the one “Star Trek” actor to be nominated for an performing Emmy. He was nominated within the Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series class however by no means gained. Both “Star Trek: The Original Series” and “Star Trek: The Next Generation” have been nominated for Outstanding Drama Series, however neither gained. All the opposite “Star Trek” sequence have been solely nominated for technical and inventive awards.
In 2018, The Television Academy did honor the “Star Trek” franchise as a complete with the Governor’s Award. This particular award “honors a person or organizational achievement within the tv arts and sciences that’s distinctive and common in nature and goes past the scope of annual Emmy Awards recognition.”
In the announcement of that award, The Television Academy lauded “Star Trek” for advancing the science-fiction style and variety on the small display screen. It additionally credited the franchise with innovating new methods in make-up design, visible results, and enhancing.