The "Grey's Anatomy" Cast Freaking Out Over Sandra Oh's Emmy Nomination Is The Greatest

    "No one can touch this girl's dedication to story telling or her talent."

    Yesterday the 2018 Emmy Award nominations were announced and with them came a monumental nomination for Sandra Oh.

    Oh was nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for her work in Killing Eve.

    With her nomination, Oh became the FIRST Asian woman nominated in a Lead Actress category!!!

    Omg wtf?? This is me hearing about Emmy nom w/ fellow sister @michellekrusiec - my expression is kinda ..what?

    Twitter: @IamSandraOh / Via Twitter: @IamSandraOh

    Naturally everyone has been SUPER excited, but the group of people that are perhaps most excited are the Grey's Anatomy cast and crew!

    Ellen Pompeo tweeted about her Grey's Anatomy person saying, "No one can touch this girl's dedication to story telling or her talent.":

    Yes!!! So incredibly happy for @IamSandraOh who deserves this more than anyone..No one can touch this girls dedication to story telling or her talent.

    Twitter: @EllenPompeo / Via Twitter: @EllenPompeo

    Justin Chambers tweeted out the historic nomination's Twitter moment further proving that the OG Grey's Anatomy squad is still alive and well:

    Twitter: @7JustinChambers / Via Twitter: @7JustinChambers

    Pompeo also retweeted Chambers saying that she's preparing for Oh's acceptance speech already:

    I was not on my phone yesterday and clearly missed ALOT!!! Congratulations @IamSandraOh this is beyond well deserved and your history making is incredibly moving. Can't wait to hear your speech!! Which will have us in tears and laughing at the same time no I'm sure..😘

    Twitter: @EllenPompeo / Via Twitter: @EllenPompeo

    Kevin McKidd sent some love to his TV ex-wife with this heartfelt tweet:

    Amazing !!!!! So much love ! Xoxo

    Twitter: @TheRealKMcKidd / Via Twitter: @TheRealKMcKidd

    Shonda Rhimes retweeted Shondaland's sentiment that praised Oh for making history:

    Our hearts are also bursting with pride and excitement for Sandra Oh, making history as the first woman of Asian descent to be nominated for Lead Actress in a Drama Series! #Emmys #Shondaland

    Twitter: @byShondaland / Via Twitter: @byshondaland

    And executive producer Krista Vernoff couldn't remain calm like the rest of us:

    Sandra Oh! Sandra Oh! Sandra Oh!!!! @IamSandraOh I mean. For f*ck’s sake. This is everything. This is so incredibly well deserved.

    Twitter: @KristaVernoff / Via Twitter: @KristaVernoff

    And of course, outside of the Grey's Anatomy family, actors across Hollywood have been congratulating Oh and hoping that this is a sign for more representation in both TV and film.

    And that’s why our struggle as Asians in Hollywood is real! It’s tough to be a lead in anything, let alone getting an Emmy nom! Congrats to Sandra Oh!! She deserves it! And paving the way! #abouttime 👏👏👏

    Twitter: @MingNa / Via Twitter: @MingNa


    Twitter: @awwafina / Via Twitter: @awkwafina

    “SANDRAAA OHHHHHH!!!” ...screamed every Asian person currently alive at the top of their lungs 🙌 @IamSandraOh

    Twitter: @EugeneLeeYang / Via Twitter: @EugeneLeeYang

    2018. Damn. Congrats to #SandraOh. And saluting all the Asian actresses overlooked for decades. #Emmys

    Twitter: @ava / Via Twitter: @ava

    Congratulations to all the Emmy nominees!!! Also, major shout out to @IamSandraOh for making history! #RepresentationMatters #Emmys2018

    Twitter: @JainaLeeOrtiz / Via Twitter: @JainaLeeOrtiz

    Congrats, Sandra! We'll be dancing it out with you!