Good news for ‘Orange Is the New Black. fans: The comedy’s cast took home a major win at the 2015 SAG Awards. Congrats!
Not only is Orange Is the New Black a huge fan favorite, it’s also a critically beloved, award-winning show! The Netflix comedy’s cast won for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series at the 2015 SAG Awards on Jan. 25. So well deserved!
‘Orange Is The New Black’ Wins SAG Award For Outstanding Performance By A Cast In A Comedy Series
Orange Is the New Black‘s dark humor and talented cast quickly earned critical and fan acclaim when it first premiered on Netflix, so it’s no surprise that the show won a major award.
As the cast took the stage to accept their big award, it was clear to see that they were all so excited. As everyone hugged and cheered, actress Uzo Aduba accepted the award on behalf of the cast and told the crowd that they were all “incredibly grateful for this tremendous honor.” So deserved!
But this wasn’t exactly an easy win for the cast of The Orange Is the New Black. The cast was up against several popular shows, including The Big Bang Theory, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Modern Family, and Veep.
Uzo Aduba Wins SAG Award For Orange Is The New Black
It was a huge night for the cast: Earlier in the show, actress Uzo Aduba won the SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series for her role as Suzanne “Crazy Eyes” Warren in Orange Is the New Black.
Kudos to Uzo and the rest of the cast of Orange Is the New Black — they all have a lot to celebrate!
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— Susan Johnson