Kerry Washington Photos
Kerry Washington made a powerful speech as she hosted night three of the 2020 coque custodia cover fundas hoesjes j3 j5 j6 s20 s10 s9 s8 s7 s6 s5 plus edge d38187 pokemon charizard samsung galaxy s9 case Democratic National Convention on Wednesday night (August 19).
The 43 year old Little Fires Everywhere actress wore a sharp pin striped pantsuit for her appearance where she spoke about the importance of voting, diversity and more.
“When I was in 7th or 8th grade we memorized the preamble of the constitution and I’ve never forgotten it,” Kerry started. “The first 15 words coque etanche iphone 6s artcorekirbies32338 of our constitution are, ‘We the people, of the United coque iphone 7 blue exorcist States in order to form a more perfect union’ . we say more perfect because our union is not without flaws.”
She continued, “When our constitution was written, women couldn’t vote. Black people were considered three fifths of coque iphone 6 game boy artcorekirbies33044 a human being, but coque custodia cover fundas hoesjes j3 j5 j6 s20 s10 s9 s8 s7 s6 s5 plus edge b22177 hogwarts ff0066 samsung galaxy a50 case therein lies the work. No one is perfect. Nothing is. But it is the striving towards coque usa iphone 7 plus justice, equality, and truth that distinguishes us. We fight for a more coque iphone xr avec un coeur perfect union because we are fighting for the soul of this country and for the fight of our lives.”
The third night of the DNC will also feature speeches from Senator Elizabeth Warren, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, former President Barack coque iphone 6 persona 5 coqueiphone130034 Obama, and vice presidential nominee Senator Kamala Harris.
Kerry Washington wasn’t just nominated for one Emmy at the 2020 Emmy Awards she’s coque custodia cover fundas hoesjes j3 j5 j6 s20 s10 s9 s8 s7 s6 s5 plus edge b23177 jack daniels fj0886 snoopy ruler v 2111 samsung galaxy j7 v j7 sky pro j7 prime j7 perx 2017 sm j727 case up for FOUR!
The 43 year old actress and producer woke up to the news that not only had she coque iphone 7 silicone leopard been nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie, but is also included in the nominations for Outstanding Variety Special (for coque portefeuille iphone 6 ebay artcorekirbies30163 Live in Front of a Studio Audience), Outstanding coque iphone 6 damso artcorekirbies36224 Television Movie (American Son), and Outstanding Limited Series (Little Fires Everywhere).
“To be recognized in this way this morning is such an honor but to be able to rit with my partner Pilar Savone and our Simpson Street family makes it even more meaningful,” Kerry shared in a statement.
Kerry was also touched to hear about Lynn Shelton’s directing nomination, who passed away earlier this year.
“The tears came this morning when I heard about Lynn Shelton’s nomination for Little Fires Everywhere,” she wrote. “I’m so incredibly grateful that the Television Academy has chosen to honor Lynn with this very deserved nomination. I know she’s celebrating in the beyond.”
See Kerry’s full reaction below and check out the full list of nominations now!
Emmy reaction: Kerry Washington, who earned four nominations across four different field an Emmy record for a single person in a single season.
PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Sandra Oh
During their conversation, Sandra revealed why Shonda Rhimes turned her down for the role of Olivia Pope on the hit series, which went to Kerry.
“I’ve coque iphone 6 bt21 artcorekirbies35521 got to tell you, I remember exactly where I was when I read that damn pilot,” Sandra coque iphone xr karate revealed.
“Oh yeah. I coque iphone 6 pastelle artcorekirbies36941 was on Grey’s. We were on stage five. Someone snuck it to me, I don’t know coque iphone 7 bleu electrique who it was, but I got my hands boutique orange coque iphone 6 artcorekirbies31618 on that pilot and I read it and I was just leather cat folio coque iphone 6 coqueiphone146761 like, ‘How could I play Olivia Pope'” Sandra continued.
“I remember going to Shonda, and it’s like, ‘How could I do this What is this script Could I do this too’ She goes, ‘No, you’ve got to play Cristina Yang!'” Sandra explained.
Sandra also revealed her own theory about this Killing Eve finale.
Watch Sandra Oh and Kerry Washington coque iphone 6 pablo artcorekirbies33755 have a discussion inside. More Here!
Kerry Washington is opening up about diversity in Hollywood and how there is still much work to be done.
Speaking on the Hollywood the Sequel podcast, the 43 year old Little Fires Everywhere producer and star talked about how theater is still centering whiteness.
“We look at ourselves to get better and do coque iphone 6 et 6s pareil artcorekirbies30892 better,” Kerry says. “When we say we’re committed to diversity it’s diverse from what We’re still centering whiteness as the most important thing and inviting diversity around that or when we talk about inclusivity, there’s still an in and an out.”
She went on, “We’re still centering certain kinds of people and maybe in tiny fractions allowing other people to the table. There’s just so much of it that needs to reexamined. The simple answer is . I hope a lot of good [comes out of it] and that we can see each other, and have courage to make room for each other.”
Kerry also talked about how Hollywood can be better moving forward as a result of the entire Black Lives Matter movement.
“I think what people are realizing is that it’s not enough to just not be racist that because our institution were built in the fabric of racism, because our country was born with Black Americans being designated a fraction of a human being it’s not enough to just not be racist, we have to be actively anti racist and for that desire to come from a deep understanding that we all deserve full rights of humanity,” she says.
Kerry continued, “Yes, all lives iphone 6 coque dbz artcorekirbies34471 matter, but accepting to be in an anti racist society, we affirm that Black lives matter. I think people are finally understand that and our institutions need to understand that not just interpersonal relationships. It’s important we’re having these conversations at our dinner tables, in our class rooms and in our highest systems of government.”..