Ayo Edebiri, one of AP’s 2023 “Breakthrough Entertainer” won her first Golden Globe award on Sunday for “Best Television Female Actor.” She garnered praise for giving the most relatable acceptance speech after she took the time to thank even the assistants that answered her emails. This was her first Golden Globe nomination.
The Golden Globe was for her role in the “The Bear.” The show also won a Golden Globe
Edebiri grew up in the Boston area to Nigerian immigrant parents. Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley who represents the area congratulated her in a message on X, describing her as “an incredibly talented artist.”
A well-deserved honor for an incredibly talented artist.
— Ayanna Pressley (@AyannaPressley) January 9, 2024