14 Jul – Zendaya is proving that she is the Hollywood force to be reckoned with as she made history at the Emmys through her HBO show, "Euphoria".
Following the Emmy Awards' nominations announcement on 13 July, it was revealed that the actress nabbed four nominations in total, including being the youngest woman to be nominated as executive producer and the youngest two-time Best Actress nominee ever.
The 25-year-old is also nominated twice in the Original Music and Lyrics category for "Elliot's Song" and "I'm Tired" from two different episodes of the show, of which she co-penned the lyrics.
Expressing her thoughts about the nomination on Instagram, Zendaya posted, "Making this show with this cast and crew of the most incredibly talented people that I get the privilege of learning from everyday has been a highlight of my life. I'm so proud to work beside you and CONGRATULATIONS!"
"I don't have the words to express the love and gratitude I feel right now, all I can do is say thank you with all my heart! Thanks to everyone who connected with our show, it is an honor to share it with you. Thank you @samlev00 for everything you do, this show is what it is because of your heart, and thank you to @labrinth @marcellrev @hbo @a24 for being the best creative collaborators. Lastly thank you to the @televisionacademy for this incredible acknowledgment. We out here Emmy nominated again y'all!!!"
Other actresses nominated in the Lead Actress in a Drama Series category include Jodie Comer and Sandra Oh for "Killing Eve", and Reese Witherspoon for "The Morning Show".