Zendaya always comes to slay, and she never disappoints. The 26-year-old fashion icon totally won 2022 Emmys red carpet. The Emmy nominee showed up in a gorgeous black gown by Valentino.
The strapless dress featured a small bow in the middle of the cinched waist. The gown was practical. too. Zendaya’s dress had pockets!
She also wore a stunning statement necklace by Bulgari. The white gold necklace had over 17 carats of diamonds, which she also paired with a diamond ring and diamond studs. Zendaya’s hair was full of volume and pulled up into a high pony, giving off major Old Hollywood vibes. The actress posted her look on Instagram before walking the carpet. “I’m on my way,” she captioned the post.
This marks Zendaya’s first in-person Emmys since 2019. The actress is nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for her performance as Rue in Euphoria season 2. She won this same award, her first acting Emmy, in 2020 and accepted the award from home due to the COVID-19 pandemic. She became the youngest woman to win a Primetime Emmy at just 24.
“I know this feels like a really weird time to be celebrating, but I just want to say that there is hope in the young people out there,” she said during her virtual acceptance speech in 2020. “I know that our TV show doesn’t always feel like a great example of that but there is hope in the young people.”
Euphoria is up for several additional Emmys this year, including Outstanding Drama Series. Zendaya’s co-star, Sydney Sweeney, is also nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series.
Zendaya made a quick pitstop at the 2022 Emmys amid a hectic filming schedule. The actress just wrapped the tennis drama Challengers with Josh O’Connor and Mike Faist. She is currently filming Dune: Part Two in Budapest with Timothée Chalamet and Florence Pugh. Euphoria will return for season 3, but a filming schedule has yet to be revealed.