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Along with her 2021 SAG Awards win, O’Hara turns into solely the fourth particular person in historical past to win all 5 main TV performing awards in a single season.
Date April 5, 2021
One other awards present has come and gone and the forged of Schitt’s Creek has as soon as once more discovered themselves on the successful aspect of issues. This time, the gang took their successful streak to the 2021 SAG Awards.
The beloved Canadian sitcom picked up the highest prize for finest comedy ensemble at yesterday’s pre-recorded Zoom ceremony. Nevertheless it was a giant evening, particularly, for Catherine O’Hara, who received finest feminine actor in a comedy collection for her flip as Moira Rose within the present’s last season (beating out, amongst others, her co-star Annie Murphy). And, if nothing else, the Canadian icon’s win cemented a sure fact: She’s been completely successful awards season. Right here’s how.
A record-setting win
Along with her newest win, O’Hara joins a really unique membership. She’s now solely the fourth particular person in historical past to win all 5 main TV performing awards in a single season. The SAG accomplished her the report awards run, however, after all, she had already received the Emmy, Critics Selection Award and Golden Globe earlier this yr for her work on Schitt’s Creek last season. O’Hara’s path to the spectacular sweep began final yr when she received the Tv Critics Affiliation Award for Particular person Achievement in Comedy — which, we should always observe, isn’t divided into gendered classes like most main awards ceremonies.
And extra wins could also be within the playing cards for the Toronto-born actor. O’Hara picked up one more nod final week when the Canadian Display screen Awards nominees have been introduced.
Purple carpet-worthy style
Celebs haven’t let this principally digital awards season affect their style sport — O’Hara included. For the 2021 SAG Awards, the star wore a sequinned Thom Browne skirt and jacket, with a silk corset vest, white tuxedo shirt, a black bow tie and Chopard jewelry.
It was simply the newest in an extended line of nice O’Hara seems. At the newest Golden Globes, she sported a customized Vera Wang swimsuit in a Moira Rose-esque print — a tribute to her character — whereas she went full glam for final yr’s Emmys in a black strapless Valentino costume worn over a sequinned turtleneck, which she gave a little bit edge by pairing with fight boots.
And, naturally, O’Hara’s Schitt’s Creek co-stars additionally dressed to impress final evening. The Levy household was in a position to be collectively for the pre-recorded present, with Eugene carrying a dapper Prada swimsuit and Sarah (who performed Twyla) in a fairly blush Monique Lhuillier robe. And Dan Levy got here with not one however two covetable seems. He began the night in an elegant customized cream swimsuit by The Row and Cartier jewels (together with a surprising brooch) earlier than turning into a burgundy Dries Van Noten outfit.
After all, we’d be remiss to neglect O’Hara’s path of heartfelt speeches she’s given whereas accepting every award. We’ll always remember the candy shoutout she gave to her hair and make-up and styling groups on Schitt’s Creek on the Emmys utilizing vocabulary solely Moira Rose might pull off, and whereas her Golden Globes bit (aided by her husband) was impeded by some technical difficulties, it was nonetheless LOL-inducing.
However there’s one second from O’Hara’s SAGs speech, throughout which she additionally thanked Dan and Eugene Levy, that we’ll all the time keep in mind fondly. “I share this with Annie Murphy,” she mentioned, honouring her co-star who was competing in the identical class. “I’m flattered anybody may imagine I may very well be her mom. She is an exquisite soul.” A becoming reminder that after all of the accolades, there’s nonetheless a lot love between the forged.