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Congrats are in inform — Michaela Coel is officially an Emmy winner! At Sunday’s ceremony, the 33-year-extinct actress took dwelling the award for infamous writing in a little or anthology sequence or movie for her impactful sequence I Could maybe Murder You, turning into the predominant Gloomy girl to ever grab the category. The HBO existing, which follows the legend of 20-something creator Arabella, who’s drugged and raped after a night time out with mates, is loosely per Coel’s hold sexual-assault trip in 2016.
“I commit this legend to each survivor of sexual assault.”
Coel — who’s the showrunner, director, well-known person, and creator of I Could maybe Murder You — started her acceptance speech with a poignant message for fellow writers earlier than dedicating her award to survivors of sexual assault. “Write the story that scares you, that makes you feel unsure, that is miserable. I dare you. In an worldwide that entices us to browse thru the lives of others to encourage us pick how we truly feel about ourselves, and gaze in turn silent the need to be continually visible, for visibility for the time being seems to existing equate to success. Attain now not be frightened to go, from it, from us, for a whereas and gaze what comes to you in the silence,” she talked about. “I commit this legend to each survivor of sexual assault.”
Gape Coel’s shifting speech in plump in the video below.