Watch: Jharrel Jerome Makes History With ‘Outstanding Lead Actor’ Emmy Win For ‘When They See Us’ [Video]

Jharrel Jerome is now an Emmy-winner.

The young actor just nabbed the award for ‘Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie’ for his portrayal of Korey Wise in the Ava Duvernay-directed Netflix mini-series ‘When They See Us.’

He beat out Mahershala Ali (True Detective), Benicio Del Toro (Escape at Dannemora), Hugh Grant (A Very English Scandal), Jared Harris (Chernobyl) and Sam Rockwell (Fosse/Verdon) — making him  becomes the fourth and youngest Black actor in the Emmy’s 71 year history to win.

Get into his speech and  the audience reaction below!

Share This Post