Emmy’s Historic Diversity: Majority Of Acting Winners Are Black

The 2020 Emmy Awards saw a noticeable uptick in the number of nonwhite acting winners, with Watchmen star Regina King’s fourth Emmy win and a surprise nod for Euphoria star Zendaya leading the way. Out of the 19 performer categories — including the guest, short form and voice-over categories from last week’s Creative Arts Emmys — 10 went to Black actors.