“I Wish I Pulled A Kanye”: Columbus Short Says Kerry Was Robbed At The Emmys

September 23, 2013  |  

It’s sad to say, but it was probably no surprise to those who watched the Emmys last night that Kerry Washington did not walk away with an award. Though the “Scandal” star was nominated in the category of Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, the honor ultimately went to Claire Danes for her role in “Homeland” and let’s just say the gladiators were not happy.

Columbus Short was the most outraged member of the ABC show, tweeting after the winner was announced:

Sounds like Columbus might ride as hard for Kerry as his character Harrison does Olivia Pope. He wasn’t the only one to speak out though, Bellamy Young (the FLOTUS), Katie Lowes (Quinn), and Shonda Rhimes all expressed their support for the leading lady — and their disappointment with the chosen honoree:

I’m going to assume you agree with the gladiators here so I’m not even going to ask what you think about the tweets. My question is what would you have done if Columbus really did pull a Kanye. Oh the visual…

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