Sizzling on the heels of signing an general cope with Warner Bros. TV, “Abbott Elementary” creator, star, and exec producer Quinta Brunson made a serious splash on the sixth annual Black Reel TV Awards, which was held final night time. She took house honors for Excellent Comedy Sequence, Excellent Actress in a Comedy Sequence, and Excellent Writing in a Comedy Sequence for her hit ABC comedy about public college educators. The multi-hyphenate, who made historical past as the primary Black girl to obtain three Emmy nods within the comedy classes in the identical yr, as additionally landed the award for Excellent Visitor Actress for “A Black Woman Sketch Present.”
In addition to Brunson’s wins, “Abbott Elementary” additionally netted awards for Excellent Supporting Actress (Janelle James) and Excellent Supporting Actor (Tyler James Williams) in a Comedy Sequence, and Excellent Directing in a Comedy Sequence (Matthew A. Cherry).
Different Black Reel TV Awards winners included Zendaya and Susan Kelechi Watson. The previous was acknowledged as Excellent Actress in a Drama Sequence (“Euphoria”) and the latter for Excellent Directing in a Drama Sequence (“This Is Us”).
Head over to Deadline to take a look at an entire listing of winners.