Connect with us

Movies & TV

Donald Glover Becomes First Black Man To Win Best Directing For Comedy Series At The Emmys



The 2017 Emmys have finally come and gone, but the world is still talking about the electrifying night which saw outstanding artistes awarded for their works, no matter their race and creed.

Donald Glover, creator and star of Atlanta, won the award for Best Directing for a Comedy Series at Emmys on Sunday night.

The win makes him the first Black person to receive an award in that category.


“This really beyonds to Hiro Murai,” Donald said, thanking his co-director. “He taught me everything about directing. He had the eye for this show and he’s just amazing. I really want to give this to Hiro and just say ‘I love you and thank you for being my best friend.’”

Donald made his directorial debut on the sixth episode of Atlanta and also directed the seventh episode.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.


%d bloggers like this: