The Emmys: You Gone Get This Black Girl Magic Today

September 18, 2017  |  
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Tonight, television stars across all genres gathered together in Los Angeles for the 69th Annual Emmy Awards. As has been the case for the past few years now, the Emmys has become place where diverse talent can not only be seen but recognized, and this year’s award show was no different with Lena Waithe becoming the first African American to win for writing in a comedy series for her work on Aziz Ansari’s Master of None.

There was also a great deal of incredible work on the red carpet as well, with actors and actresses putting their most stylish formal foot forward for the big night. Click through to see our favorites and tell us who were yours.

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Lena Waithe

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Sterling K. Brown and Ryan Michelle Bathe

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Sonequa Martin-Green

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Shemar Moore

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LL Cool J and Simone Smith

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Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union

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Samira Wiley and Lauren Morelli

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Zoe Kravitz

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Keith Stanfield

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Leslie Jones

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Regina King

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Tracee Ellis Ross

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Viola Davis and Julius Tennon

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Uzo Aduba

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Yara Shahidi

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Laverne Cox

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Tessa Thompson

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Anthony and Alvina Anderson

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Yvette Nicole Brown

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