Zendaya Makes Emmys History As Youngest Best Drama Actress Winner Ever

Euphoria does not even get started to lower it: Zendaya is officially an Emmy winner. 

The 24-yr-aged designed history at the 72nd once-a-year ceremony on Sunday night time by starting to be the youngest winner ever in the Outstanding Guide Actress in a Drama Collection category for her effectiveness in HBO’s “Euphoria.”

“Killing Eve” star Jodie Comer broke the report last year when she received the award at age 26, but now it is Zendaya’s convert. 

Beautiful in her next outfit of the night time, the Disney Channel alum just about collapsed when it was introduced she’d beaten out heavyweights Jennifer Aniston, Olivia Colman, Laura Linney, Sandra Oh and Comer. 

Surrounded by her pals and relatives, a radiant Zendaya spoke straight to her contemporaries in her acceptance speech, as she was conquer with emotion. 

“I know this feels like a truly strange time to be celebrating,” she mentioned. “But I just want to say that there is hope in the younger people today out there. I know that our Tv display doesn’t usually really feel like a excellent instance of that, but there is hope in the youthful individuals. And I just want to say to all my friends out there doing the perform in the streets, I see you, I admire you, I thank you.”

Her shock earn brought about fairly a stir on social media with fans celebrating on Twitter.

Previously in the evening, Zendaya slayed the non-existent red carpet from household draped in jewels and a plunging Christopher John Rogers robe.

“Euphoria” also won awards for Fantastic Modern Makeup and Superb Present-day Costumes earlier this 7 days through the Resourceful Arts Emmys ceremony.