‘Ted Lasso,’ ‘Crown’ among early winners at Emmy Awards
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Emmy Awards kicked off with music Sunday and and wins for a pair of “Ted Lasso” supporting actors.
Hannah Waddingham and Brett Goldstein won the best supporting actors in a comedy series trophies in the show’s opening moments and were followed up by wins for “The Crown” stars Gillian Anderson and Tobias Menzies.
The show opened with a musical number that featured Cedric the Entertainer rapping a modified version of the Biz Markie hit “Just a Friend” with lyrics like “TV, you got what I need.” LL Cool J bounded from the audience as stars like Rita Wilson, Mandy Moore and more dropped verses celebrating the breadth of television.
The Emmys aired live on CBS from Los Angeles.
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