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Uzo Aduba Watch actress' emotional Emmy awards acceptance speech

Watch Nigerian-American actress Uzo Aduba's emotional Emmys speech after winning the Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series' award.

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Uzo Aduba receiving her award for best outstanding supporting actress

It was an emotional night on Sunday, September 20, 2015, as 'Orange is the New Black' actress, Uzo Aduba won an Emmy for 'Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series.'

Making it her second consecutive win for her role as Suzanne "Crazy Eyes" Warren on show, the Nigerian-American actress accepted her win with one of the best and emotional speeches of the night.

READ : FULL LIST OF 2015 EMMY AWARDS WINNERS

"I really just want to say thank you a thousand times. If I could say thank you a thousand times, it would not be enough to cover the amount of thanks I feel for you, Jenji Kohan. I love you so much," Aduba said.

 

"I thank you for putting belief back in my heart. Thanks for making the show, creating the platform. Thank you to our family at Netflix and Lionsgate. You are incredible. I love you so much for your kindness," she added.

READ: VIOLA DAVIS BECOMES 1ST BLACK WOMAN TO WIN 'OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES' EMMY AWARD. 

In 2014, Aduba won an 'Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama' Emmy award for her role in 'Orange is the new Black.'

The hit series OITNB was renewed for a fourth season in April , and will premiere in 2016.

Watch her deliver her emotional acceptance speech;

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