Why ‘Succession’ Star Sarah Snook’s Reaction to Her Emmy Nomination Was Like ‘Crickets’

by Jeremy Spirogis
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Succession star Sarah Snook was considered one of a number of forged members from the HBO sequence to snag an Emmy nomination this 12 months. Snook heard the information whereas staying with a friend in her residence nation of Australia. How did the Succession forged member react?

‘Succession’ forged member Sarah Snook reacts to her 2020 Emmy nomination for her season 2 efficiency

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Succession forged member Sarah Snook in season 2 of the HBO sequence | Graeme Hunter/HBO

When nominations have been introduced for the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards, a number of Succession forged members snagged a nod.

The actor Sarah Snook, for instance, “is up for supporting actress in a drama series for her work as Shiv Roy on the second season of the hit HBO,” at this 12 months’s ceremony, per Variety. How did she react to listening to in regards to the nomination?

According to a latest podcast for Variety known as The Big Ticket, Australian actor Snook “was sleeping at friend’s house in her native country” when she heard. Her friend, apparently, “was the one who woke [her] up” to provide her the excellent news.

“He ran into my room,” the Succession forged member shared. “He went and bought some Prosecco and flowers and we were like, ‘Cheers.’ And then, crickets.”

However, Snook chalked up the anti-climactic nature of the second extra to the present world scenario than the award nomination.

“There’s like nothing going on,” the actor informed the podcast host. “What do you do?”

Discussing the precise Emmy Awards ceremony itself, the Succession star feels related.

“That’s, by the way, what I feel like what the actual event will be like as well in some ways,” Snook defined. “It’s so distant and so surreal. Will it ever have happened, apart from like in my fantasy and dream? I don’t know.”

What is Snook planning to put on to the Emmy Awards this 12 months?

Brian Cox as Logan Roy and Jeremy Strong as Kendall Roy on Succession | Zach Dilgard/HBO

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Overall, Succession acquired a whopping 18 nominations for the 72nd Emmys.

“I’m so proud of everybody,” Snook mentioned on the podcast. “All the crew as well, the technical production nominations, the production design and obviously [composer] Nicholas Britell.”

And what’s Snook sporting to the 2020 digital Emmys?

“I don’t know,” the actor acknowledged. “Is it we could just wear whatever we want? I don’t know how they’re going to do it.” She has a few enjoyable concepts in thoughts, nevertheless.

“I could go like full tux,” the Succession star supplied, “and just subvert the norm and be in a pajama tux.”

Snook displays on ‘Succession’ Season 2; what was her favourite scene from the HBO sequence?

Snook additionally mirrored on her favourite second as an actor on Succession Season 2.

“Shiv being offered the CEO, so like being offered the company,” the actor recollects being the scene that actually threw her for a loop.

Sarah Snook and Brain Cox on Succession Season 2 | Peter Kramer/HBO

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“Oh, I’m going to head-to-head with Brian [Cox], the titan. Oh, no. I’ve really got to prove that I am worth being on the show,” she remembers pondering on the time.

While the Succession star was grateful that they have been “offering Shiv a really good storyline this season,” she was racked with panic that she would mess it up.

“They’ll be like, ‘See, oh, no, no, no. We can’t give her this storyline. She doesn’t have the chops. We’ve got to rewrite the whole season,’” Snook frightened. Clearly, Snook had nothing to be involved about — and we are able to’t wait to see what she does in Succession Season 3.

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