Kate McKinnon Named Outstanding Supporting Actress In Comedy At 2016 Emmy Awards

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She has long been viewed as the standout performer on NBC’s “Saturday Night Live.”

Sunday, she earned an Emmy Award for her work on the iconic sketch series.

Kate McKinnon was named Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy at the 68th Emmy Awards. The talented performer beat out Anna Chlumsky, Niecy Nash, Gaby Hoffman, Allison Janney, and Judith Light.

Emanating from Los Angeles, the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards are currently in progress. Headline Planet will provide coverage throughout the night.

Written by Brian Cantor

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