Holi festival 2013. Photo by Olivia Drake MALS ’08.

Wesleyan at the Emmys

by Caroline MacNeille '16

[2014 Emmy Results]As we reported earlier this summer, seven alumni and one parent were nominated for 2014 Emmy Awards. Julia Louis-Dreyfus P'14, Bill Wrubel '85, and Kenneth Fuchs '83 P'17 received Primetime Emmy awards last night. Lin-Manuel Miranda '02 won a Creative Arts Emmy, putting him just an O away from an EGOT (Emmy/Grammy/Oscar/Tony) at the tender age of 34. Maria Santana Guadalupe '98 awaits the News & Documentary Emmys announcement.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus P'14 received an Emmy for 'Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series' for her role in Veep.

Bill Wrubel '85 is the executive producer of Modern Family, which won 'Outstanding Comedy Series.'

Kenneth Fuchs '83 P'17 is the director of Shark Tank which won 'Outstanding Structured Reality Program.'

The Tony Awards broadcast "Bigger," performed by Neil Patrick Harris and written by Lin-Manuel Miranda '02 and Tom Kitt won a Creative Arts Emmy for 'Special class program.' Lin-Manuel is an Oscar away from an EGOT!

Maria Santana Guadalupe '98 has been nominated for a News and Documentary Emmy for 'Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in Spanish,' which will be announced on Sept. 30th.

Join us in congratulating all the winners and nominees!

The full list of winners…

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