We love this journey for “Schitt’s Creek”!
The beloved sitcom, which racked up a whopping 15 nominations, took dwelling the primary seven awards on the 72nd annual Emmy Awards Sunday evening ― making historical past as the primary comedy sequence to win all 4 appearing Emmys in its class in a single yr and the primary sequence to win all seven main awards in a single yr.
“Schitt’s Creek” was beforehand nominated for 4 awards on the 2019 Emmys however was snubbed in all classes.
This yr, the Canadian present ― which wrapped its sixth and closing season in April ― was the second most-nominated comedy of the yr, after “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.”
The 4 “Schitt’s Creek” actors who play the Rose household had been all nominated: Eugene Levy for Excellent Lead Actor in a Comedy Collection, Catherine O’Hara for Excellent Lead Actress in a Comedy Collection, Dan Levy for Excellent Supporting Actor in a Comedy Collection, and Annie Murphy for Excellent Supporting Actress in a Comedy Collection.
All 4 actors received of their respective classes.
O’Hara led the pack with the primary win of the evening, for Excellent Lead Actress in a Comedy Collection, inflicting Dan Levy to later tweet that Moira ― O’Hara’s character on the present ― acquired her Emmy. It marked O’Hara’s first-ever Emmy win for appearing.
Eugene Levy collected a statue shortly thereafter, for Excellent Lead Actor in a Comedy Collection, with Dan Levy — who’s Eugene Levy’s son — beaming and looking out teary-eyed behind him as his father accepted the award. Dan Levy then collected the third and fourth awards for Excellent Writing for a Comedy Collection and Excellent Directing for a Comedy Collection.
After the fourth award went to “Schitt’s Creek,” host Jimmy Kimmel quipped that the evening was rapidly changing into a “Schitt’s-krieg.”
When Dan Levy received for Excellent Supporting Actor ― the fifth award of the evening ― he quipped that the web was about to activate him for the quantity of wins.
Annie Murphy rounded out the appearing wins, accepting the sixth award of the evening for Excellent Supporting Actress in a Comedy Collection. Dan and Eugene Levy accepted the present’s seventh award for the evening ― Excellent Comedy Collection ― on behalf of the entire solid.
Dan Levy’s myriad awards made him the primary individual to win an award in all 4 main disciplines in a single yr.
Of the present being digital this yr, Dan Levy advised Leisure Weekly in July that “it clearly feels very ‘Schitt’s Creek’ to get a bunch of award recognitions and never be capable of really go to the awards.”
He added that his splendid Emmys evening can be “a cocktail party” at his dad and mom’ home in Canada to “rejoice with the individuals who acquired the present to this unbelievable place.”
“It’ll be an intimate affair, one which I feel could have a number of coronary heart, and the correct quantity of Canadian humility,” he mentioned on the time.
Fortunately, the actor’s dream got here to fruition. He and his father joined O’Hara, Murphy, Noah Reid (Patrick Brewer), and Karen Robinson (Ronnie Lee) for an “intimate” Emmys occasion in Ontario. The group acquired to rejoice in actual time as they saved accumulating statues.
The official “Schitt’s Creek” Twitter account summed up many followers’ emotions towards the wins with this astute message after Murphy collected her award:
Calling all PoliFonics superfans!
Join membership to grow to be a founding member and assist form PoliFonics’s subsequent chapter