Enable Javscript for better performance
Emmy 2022: Zendaya wins Outstanding Lead Actress for Euphoria; Becomes youngest two-time Emmy winner- Cinema express

Emmy Awards 2022: Zendaya wins Outstanding Lead Actress for Euphoria; Becomes youngest two-time Emmy winner in history

In 2020, she became the youngest recipient of the Primetime Emmy Award for Best Lead Actress in season 1 of the drama series

Published: 13th September 2022

Zendaya, the American actor, has scripted history by becoming the youngest two-time winner of Emmy Awards. She took home the award for the Best Lead Actress in the drama series category for her performance in Euphoria

Earlier in 2020, Zendaya first won for Euphoria and now the 26-year-old becomes the first black woman to bag the Emmy for the lead actress in the drama series twice.

According to Variety, the actor in her winning speech said, "My greatest wish for Euphoria was that it could help heal people, and I just want to say thank you to everyone who shared their story with me. I want you to know that anyone who has loved a Rue or feels like you are a Rue, I’m so grateful for your stories and I carry them with me and carry them with her. Thank you so much.”

Meanwhile, Zendaya was also nominated for Euphoria Season 2 under the Best Actress in Drama Series and for producing and writing original lyrics for two songs featured in Euphoria Season 2– I’m Tired and Elliot’s Song. 

Related Articles


Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.