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What will Sunday's 68th Primetime Emmy Awards be remembered for? “Game of Thrones” won best drama series, while “Veep” took home the top comedy award.“The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story” also earned five awards (plus four of last weekend's Creative Arts Emmys), while Julia Louis-Dreyfus made history with her fifth consecutive Emmy win in the lead comedy actress category. But what are people talking about most? Stirring speeches, such as Jill Soloway's call to "topple the patriarchy," Kate McKinnon setting Twitter on fire, Sandwich-gate and Tatiana Maslany getting a win for the clone-club.


Tracee Ellis Ross is the first black lead comedy actress nominee in 30 years

First-time nominee Tracee Ellis Ross has already made Emmys history. She is the first African American nominee for lead actress in a comedy series in 30 years. 

Ross is nominated for her portrayal of "black-ish" matriarch Dr. Rainbow "Bow" Johnson. Her costar Anthony Anderson is up for lead actor in a comedy series. 

The last black actress nominated in this category was Phylicia Rashad, for playing Clair Huxtable on "The Cosby Show" in 1986.  

The first and only black actress to win the lead comedy actress Emmy was Isabel Sanford of "The Jeffersons," who won the award in 1981.  

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