66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards - Arrivals

Gladiators everywhere were obviously disappointed last night because the show didn’t  win a well deserved Emmy!

Actress Kerry Washington referenced the Michael Brown funeral during a pre-show for Monday’s Emmy Awards as an interviewer asked how she felt about becoming the first African American to be nominated  for outstanding lead actress in a drama category. Washington is nominated for her role in the hit ABC show Scandal.

Watch her response:

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Kerry Washington Confesses: ‘It’s A Lot To Be An African American Right Now’ [VIDEO]  was originally published on elev8.com

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