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Actress Claire Foy wins Emmy for her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II in ‘The Crown’

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Actress Claire Foy wins Emmy for her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II in 'The Crown'

By ANI

WASHINGTON: Actor Claire Foy gained a Creative Emmy Award for Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II in ‘The Crown’, her second for the Netflix drama however in a special class.

As per Variety, she took house the trophy on the 73rd annual Primetime Emmy Awards’ Creative Arts ceremony on Sunday for her return to Netflix’s ‘The Crown’.

Foy, who gained the lead drama actress race in 2018 for her function of Queen Elizabeth II, appeared within the fourth season of the interval drama sequence in a brief flashback scene. But it was sufficient for voters to fall again in love together with her efficiency. She additionally has a Golden Globe (from 2017) and two SAG Awards (from 2017 and 2018) for it.

However, this 12 months, Foy was not on-site in Los Angeles to obtain the award in particular person.

She starred within the hit sequence for its first two seasons earlier than it jumped ahead in time to the Seventies and Nineteen Eighties and welcomed Olivia Colman within the function.

Colman has been twice consecutively nominated within the lead drama actress Emmy race, following Foy’s lead. She is presently up for that award this 12 months, for her remaining flip because the Queen. Colman handed the function to Imelda Staunton for the ultimate seasons of the sequence.

‘The Crown’ was tied with ‘The Mandalorian’ for probably the most nominations by a sequence this 12 months with 24. Foy was nominated alongside Alexis Bledel and Mckenna Grace from ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’, Sophie Okonedo from ‘Ratched’ and Phylicia Rashad from ‘This Is Us’.