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Father-Daughter Duo Jasmine And Ron Cephas-Jones Make Historical past With Emmy Wins


Ron Cephas-Jones and Jasmine Cephas-Jones actually stated, “Like father, like daughter,” when it got here to their Emmy Awards wins. 

Every took house an Emmy this 12 months of their respective classes, making historical past as the primary father-daughter duo to take action.

Jasmine Cephas-Jones took house an award for greatest short-form comedy or drama for Quibi’s “#FreeRayshawn” on the Artistic Arts Emmys.

Ron Cephas-Jones gained a statue for greatest visitor actor in a drama sequence for his function in “This Is Us.”



Jasmine Cephas Jones and Ron Cephas Jones attend the “Head of Passes” opening evening celebration at The Public Theater on March 28, 2016, in New York.

“Legacy … what’s a legacy?” Making Historical past and Herstory. WOW,” Jasmine stated of the information on Twitter Sunday.

Jasmine’s boyfriend and former “Hamilton” co-star, Anthony Ramos, additionally tweeted the information: “Y’all made historical past! Cephas means Rock in Aramaic. That couldn’t be extra true seeing as y’all are setting the muse for a legacy.”

Within the Emmys press room, Ron Cephas-Jones gushed to Leisure Weekly about his daughter incomes a nomination after he discovered he gained his personal statue.

“As a mother or father, that’s probably the most fulfilling [thing] I may ever really feel. I imply, successful one other Emmy is icing on the cake, however to see my daughter progress and transfer into this place the place she’s earned an Emmy, it’s past phrases,” he stated.

Congrats to the legendary Cephas-Jones clan!