Taylor Swift Wins an Emmy Award: I Thought it Was a ‘Prank’
The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences released a list of winners on Thursday (Sept. 10, 2015), and the “Wildest Dreams” singer is one of them.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Swift is now an Emmy-winner in the Original Interactive Program category for her special, AMEX Unstaged: Taylor Swift Experience. Jimmy Fallon and Chris Hardwick also received Emmys for outstanding social TV experience.
Swift tweeted her excitement:
@THR 1. Wakes up 2. Reads this 3. Thinks it’s a prank 4. Calls everyone to check 5. It’s real 6. 🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉 🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉
— Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) September 10, 2015
The 2015 Primetime Emmys won’t be held until Sunday, Sept. 20, but here’s a complete list of the early winners.