Sheryl Lee Ralph Had the Best Acceptance Speech — and Hair — at the 2022 Emmys
Ralph’s hair was a true show-stopper, but so was her acceptance speech; it’s one that will definitely go down in Emmy Awards history. Upon hearing her name, Ralph looked completely shocked and surprised, then broke into song once she reached the podium, singing a bit from the Dianne Reeves song “Endangered Species” before saying her thank yous and encouraging the audience to dream big.
“To anyone who has ever, ever had a dream and thought your dream wasn’t, would’t, couldn’t come true, I am here to tell you that this is what believing looks like; this is what striving looks like, and don’t you ever, ever give up on you,” Ralph shared in her encouraging speech. “Because if you get a Quinta Brunson in your corner; if you get a husband like mine in your corner; if you get children like mine in your corner, and if you’ve got friends like everybody who voted for me, cheered for me, loved me… thank you!”
Are you feeling inspired yet? Channel your inner Ralph today and let your sparkle shine bright.
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