The “Abbott Elementary” solid continues to be checking issues off their checklist of accomplishments amid a really profitable award season. The performing ensemble — together with Quinta Brunson, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Tyler James Williams, Chris Perfetti, Janelle James, and William Stanford Davis — attended the twenty eighth annual Critics’ Selection Awards Sunday evening, their first time ever on the ceremony, the place their present gained greatest comedy collection. Brunson, James, Williams, Perfetti, and Ralph additionally earned particular person nominations, with the latter taking house greatest supporting actress in a comedy collection.
In her emotional acceptance speech, Ralph acknowledged “each mistake, each dangerous break, each no, each rejection” she acquired in her early years as an actor and stated, “God could lead on me to a second when a younger girl, by the identify of Quinta Brunson, would take a look at me and say, ‘Ms. Ralph, I am not sleeping in your expertise.'” The 66-year-old star additionally thanked the “Abbott Elementary” crew and “the perfect solid on TV.”
“Abbott Elementary” gained massive at each the 2022 Emmy Awards and 2023 Golden Globe Awards, gathering three trophies at every ceremony. Following Brunson and Ralph’s main honors on the Emmys, Williams then picked up his first-ever win for greatest supporting actor in a musical, comedy, or drama on the Golden Globes.
On the heels of “Abbott Elementary”‘s epic awards sweep, the critically acclaimed collection can also be set to return for a 3rd season. ABC introduced the massive information on Jan. 11 through the Tv Critics Affiliation’s 2023 winter press tour. “This renewal is a well-deserved feather within the cap of Quinta Brunson, Justin Halpern, Patrick Schumacker, and Randall Einhorn, in addition to the remainder of the solid and crew of ‘Abbott Elementary,'” Channing Dungey, chairman and CEO of Warner Bros. Tv Group, stated in an announcement, per Selection. “. . . ‘Abbott Elementary’ is the reward that retains on giving, and I look ahead to many extra magnificent episodes of this good, genuine and simply plain humorous collection.”
With season two nonetheless underway, one other season formally green-lit, and a number of awards beneath their belt, the “Abbott Elementary” solid is clearly benefiting from their success.