This Is Us’ Chrissy Metz ‘Thwarted’ Over Mandy Moore Emmy Snub

A disappointing snub. Chrissy Metz is sharing his true feelings about We are co-star Mandy Moore not be nominated for the 2022 Emmy Awards.

“I was frustrated that Mandy wasn’t recognized when the work she did is so unreal and so subtle and nuanced,” the 41-year-old actress exclusively said. us weekly on Monday, August 1, while promoting his partnership with Capital One Auto Navigator.

This Is Us Chrissy Metz Is Frustrated Mandy Moore Snubs Emmy

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Moore, 38, played Rebecca Pearson for all six seasons of the drama. Weather different actresses played Metz’s character, Kate Pearson, the Tangled up The star portrayed the matriarch from her teens until her death as an old woman.

“I think people don’t realize what it really takes and how many hours you’d sit in the hair and makeup trailer before you got to the set. And oh, of course she was pregnant! added the Florida native. Moore welcomed her son, Gus, in February 2021 and was in the early days of her second pregnancy when this is yous finished filming in the spring.

The NBC drama only earned a nomination for Best Music and Lyrics for the song “The Forever Now,” which was co-written by Moore’s husband,taylor goldsmithY Siddhartha Khosla. Metz appreciated the recognition, but noted that he was still bothered that other elements of the show were later glossed over. his six-year career.

“When you see someone like Dan Fogelman creating a show that has literally changed people’s lives and hearts… not being recognized for it is a little frustrating.” Discovery the actress explained.

While the family drama didn’t garner a huge number of nominations this year, it was previously nominated for Outstanding Drama Series four times from 2017 to 2019 and again in 2021.

This Is Us Chrissy Metz Is Frustrated Mandy Moore Snubs Emmy
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“I am so grateful that a network program has been nominated [for] for so many years, and we are recognized by peers and people who were also changed by the program,” Metz gushed. “I know there are amazing actors and amazing shows that need to get their time in the sun and be recognized. I wanted to go out in the sixth season… I think it was a mistake. I make.”

the stay awake The artist is not the only member of the We are cast you have expressed discontent about the awards season snub.

“Would you like our show to be recognized in what I think was [its] Best time? Sure,” Moore, 38, wrote via his Instagram Story in July after the news broke, noting creator Fogelman and executive producer “brilliant writing over 6 seasons.” Ken Olin‘s “impeccable direction”, which were not recognized by the Television Academy.

“Our incredibly talented cast and crew?” the How to deal with added the actress. “Yes… but nothing can take away what our show meant to MANY (us included). It’s an incredible legacy to be a part of. I will be forever grateful.”

For Metz, the We are series finale it marks the end of a chapter in his career and the beginning of a new one.

“It’s uncharted territory and a new journey,” he shared with U.S. “Just like when I started the show, that was uncharted territory. There’s always the thought and feeling of uncertainty and what it’s going to look like and what it’s going to mean and how I’m going to change for the better, right? Hopefully we are always trying to evolve.”

Although getting back into the game as an actor can be stressful, Metz noted that car-buying game doesn’t have to be with Capital One Auto Navigator.

“It is a digital tool, so you can be in the comfort of your home [and] you can pre-qualify online,” he said of the site that allows potential buyers find a vehicle online and submit your pre-qualified offer to a car dealer, speeding up the buying process.

“It can be a little intimidating to go to a dealership and then try to pre-qualify and wait,” added the reality TV star. “[With Capital One Auto Navigator]You can literally pre-qualify before you get to the dealership without affecting your credit score. Hallelujah! Which is very exciting.”

With information from Christina Garibaldi

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