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Jennifer Coolidge Is About To Go Viral For Her Hilarious Answer About "Shooting Her Shot" At The Emmys

It's the faces of the two people interviewing her for me.

Jennifer Coolidge is, without a doubt, one of the most underrated comedic geniuses of all time.

Jennifer smiling and wearing a denim jacket and sparkly purse

From Best in Show...

Jennifer wearing a puffy short pink jacket and sitting next to Jane Lynch, who's holding a poodle Legally Blonde...

Jennifer and Reese Witherspoon sitting at a table White Lotus.

She's been consistently one of the funniest people in the entertainment industry for the past 30 years.

Jennifer in an animal-print dress in front of The White Lotus poster

She's also hilarious offscreen — like, she genuinely seems like a funny and cool person.

Last night, she won her FIRST Emmy Award.

Jennifer in the audience after hearing she won the Emmy

Really, she had never won before!

That’s right! The #Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie goes to @JenCoolidge for The White Lotus (@HBO/@HBOMax)! 🪷🧖‍♀️ #Emmys #Emmys2022

Twitter: @TelevisionAcad

It was really a cute moment.

Jennifer at the podium smiling

And of course, she went viral for getting played off the stage.

Jennifer Coolidge deciding to dance when the #Emmys attempted to play her off is a truly perfect moment

NBC / Via Twitter: @JarettSays

But I would like to talk about another moment that is on the verge of going viral.

Jennifer onstage at the podium

It's this moment from an Access Hollywood interview when she was asked who she would "shoot her shot" with at the Emmys:

Access Hollywood / Via Twitter: @evanrosskatz

"Is there someone you have your eye on in there? If you could shoot your shot with anyone in there, who would it be?"

Jennifer being interviewed by two people

"Hmmmm," she says.

Jennifer holding her award and pondering the question

"Well, I was very excited about somebody. I can't say their name, but I found out today he's dead."

Jennifer during the interview


Another moment during the interview

I don't know why, but I've watched it 20 times and it gets better every time.

Thank you for that, and I can't wait for White Lotus Season 2 <3

Jennifer onstage at the podium