Ayo Edebiri emerged as the best actress in a TV comedy at the Golden Globe Awards yesterday. Ayo is a Nigerian-American actress and television writer.
The 28-year-old clinched the award for her standout performance as Sydney Adamu in Season 2 of “The Bear” TV series.
This is coming just before the Emmy Awards Ceremony, where she’s also nominated for a supporting actress award (for Season 1).
“The Bear” had a triumphant night, with co-star Jeremy Allen White also winning Best Actor in a Comedy Series.
Edebiri beat out tough competition, including Natasha Lyonne, Quinta Brunson, Rachel Brosnahan, Selena Gomez, and Elle Fanning.
The Golden Globe Awards is an annual award ceremony held since 1944 to honor artists and professionals and their work. The ceremony is normally held every January and has been a major part of the film industry’s awards season.