Here Are The 27 Biggest Moments From The 2021 Emmy Awards
"And none for WandaVision, byeee." —The Emmys, apparently.
The 2021 Emmy Awards were on last night, and — just in case you, ya know, forgot to watch them — we've rounded up the 27 most talked about, must-see moments for your viewing pleasure! Ready? Good! Here we go:
2. With many serving some absolutely incredible, colorful numbers:
3. Also, Kathryn Hahn wore a belt so big, I'm shocked Big E didn't decide to cash in his Money in the Bank contract on her instead of Bobby Lashley:
5. Then, the show opened with the night's host, Cedric the Entertainer, leading a tribute to Biz Markie, which included original, TV-specific verses from LL Cool J, Lil Dicky, and *checks notes* Rita Wilson:
6. Seth Rogen took to the stage and was vocally unhappy with the setup, stating that those in attendance were "told this would be outdoors — it's not!" and that, had he known they'd be indoors, he "wouldn't have come":
7. Hannah Waddingham won for Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for her work on Ted Lasso and was delightfully humble about it:
10. Then, Last Week Tonight took home the award for Writing for a Variety Series, and the writers room made sure to thank Adam Driver (he knows what he did):
11. Scott Frank won Directing for a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie for The Queen's Gambit, and his speech went...just very, very long:
13. The Schitt's Creek crew reunited in delightful primary color coordination to present the Emmy for Writing for a Comedy Series...
15. And speaking of Hacks — Jean Smart won for Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, and the room nearly exploded with joy:
16. Living legend Debbie Allen was honored with the Governors Award and told the timer that this is where it starts paying *slams down cane* in sweat:
17. Jennifer Coolidge out Jennifer Coolidge'd herself when she took to the stage to present the Emmy for Lead Actor in a Comedy Series...
19. Ewan McGregor won Lead Actor in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie for his role in Halston, and he opened up about his and Mary Elizabeth Winstead's baby for the first time:
24. Then, the show wrapped up with the biggest awards of the night! The Queen's Gambit won for Limited or Anthology Series:
27. And finally, Ted Lasso continued its own domination of the comedy categories, winning for Comedy Series:
And there ya have it! What did you think of the 2021 Emmy Awards? Share all of your thoughts and feelings in the comments below!
Correction: Carl Clemons-Hopkins is nonbinary, and wearing the colors of the nonbinary flag. The post has been updated to reflect this.