The evening of the Emmys turned out to be a tremendous evening for Zendaya as she gained the award for Excellent Lead Actress in a Drama Sequence for her portrayal of Rue within the extremely common HBO Max sequence, Euphoria . That is the second time that Zendaya has gained this award and for the portrayal of the identical position and this makes Zendaya the youngest actress to have had this honor twice and the primary African American actress to take action as properly. Evidently, this was an extremely particular evening for the extremely profitable younger actress and together with her thoughts certainly racing with ideas, Additional determined to select her brains in a short interview following the win.
Zendaya started, “I really feel actually pleased. I really feel actually fortunate and grateful. It’s so particular to be acknowledged by friends for one thing that you just labored actually laborious on, that you just’re pleased with.”
She additional talked about her character Rue the portrayal of whom has earned Zendaya each her Emmys, saying, “She symbolizes, I feel, not simply myself, however items of Sam [Levinson], our author, creator, and director. Dependancy is near his coronary heart. He’s been clear since he was 19 years outdated, so he put a lot of his ache and vulnerability into Rue and I get to share that with him. I’m so, so, so grateful for that, however to symbolize so many individuals which have the identical story.”
She additional added, “The thought or the concept I could possibly be part of somebody’s therapeutic or assist individuals be seen in that journey, it means the entire world to me. That’s why we do any of this. It offers function.”
At 26 years outdated, Zendaya is setting the usual for what younger individuals can accomplish as she is checking off wins from her record left and proper.
Zendaya obtained an enormous spherical of applause at her win, little question well-deserved as a crowd filled with legends confirmed their respect to the younger actress.