080 - Emmy Awards 2020: the winners

TODAY: Emmy Awards 2020: the winners – Ava Max dropped her debut album Heaven & Hell – Justin Bieber released Holy with Chance the Rapper – Ashley Tisdale is expecting her first baby! – Sugar Watch (Another Life) – Daily quiz (Another Life) – Hottest Insta trends – Giveaway (iPhone 11)

 

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Emmy Awards 2020: the winners

72nd Primetime Emmy Awards took place on 20 September (Sunday). This year’s event was like no other! Due to the on-going coronavirus pandemic, the celebration was turned into a virtual ceremony and stars needed to dial in from their homes from around the world. 2020 Emmy Awards were hosted by Jimmy Kimmel at the nearly empty Staples Center in Los Angeles (California).

The biggest winners of the night were “Watchmen,” “Succession” and “Schitt’s Creek.” Tyler Perry was also awarded the Governors Award in recognition of his extraordinary and cumulative accomplishments.

The winners for a comedy series:
* Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series: Catherine O'Hara (Schitt's Creek)
* Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series: Eugene Levy (Schitt's Creek)
* Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Daniel Levy (Schitt's Creek)
* Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series: Annie Murphy (Schitt's Creek)
* Outstanding Comedy Series: Schitt's Creek

The winners for a limited series / movie:
* Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie: Regina King (Watchmen)
* Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie: Mark Ruffalo (I Know This Much Is True)
* Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie: Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (Watchmen)
* Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie: Uzo Aduba (Mrs. America)
* Outstanding Limited Series: Watchmen

The winners for a drama series:
* Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series: Jeremy Strong (Succession)
* Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series: Zendaya (Euphoria)
* Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: Billy Crudup (The Morning Show)
* Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Julia Garner (Ozark)
* Outstanding Drama Series: Succession

 

Sugar Quiz

Another Life: who commands the crew of Salvare?

* Ian Yerxa.
* Niko Breckinridge.
* Erik Wallace.
* Harper Glass.

The correct answer will be delivered at the end of this issue!

 

News Bits

Ava Max dropped her debut album Heaven & Hell

Ava Max finally released her debut album “Heaven & Hell” on 18 September (Friday) through the Atlantic Records. The record features 15 tracks, including 8 previously released singles – “Sweet but Psycho,” “So Am I,” “Torn,” “Salt,” “Kings & Queens,” “Who’s Laughing Now,” “OMG What’s Happening” and “Naked.”

As the name suggests, the album was split into two parts: Heaven for Side A and Hell for Side B. Heaven features light energetic songs, while Hell consists of darker tunes. The record received positive reviews in general and will definitely battle for its place inside Top 10 next week.

Ava was supposed to promote the release with a tour in the United States in October, however, this was cancelled due to the on-going COVID-19 pandemic.

 

Justin Bieber released Holy with Chance the Rapper

Justin Bieber and Chance the Rapper dropped a brand new single “Holy” on 18 September (Friday). “Holy” is a upbeat pop track which has already charted at #1 on iTunes & Spotify worldwide. As of today, the music video for the song has 26 million impressions on YouTube.

The music video stars Justin, Chance the Rapper, Ryan Destiny and Wilmer Valderrama. The production was directed by Colin Tillleymusic and has already received positive reviews from fans & critics.

Click here to watch the official music video to “Holy.”

 

Ashley Tisdale is expecting her first baby!

Congratulations are in order for Ashley Tisdale and her husband Christopher French! Last weekend, the 35-year-old actress revealed on Instagram that she was pregnant with her first child. The announcement was accompanied by a beautiful photo of the couple and Ashley already sported a baby bump.

“IM PREGNANT!!!! Wow, it feels so good to finally share this news with you guys! Where do I even begin,” posts Ashley. “I’ve had my highs and lows during quarantine and have to say I’m so grateful for this gift. It hasn’t been an easy first trimester, but everyone is different and I know there are people who’ve had it way worse. I definitely fall somewhere in the middle where I didn’t just have nausea, but threw up a couple of times and felt like I’ve had stomach flu for three months.”

Ashley and Christopher have been married for 6 years. They met through some friends in the music industry and fell for each other immediately. They got engaged after a year a finally married in 2014.

Congratulations to Ashley & Christopher!

 

Sugar Watch

One to watch: Another Life

“Another Life” is a 10-episode production released on 25 July 2019 on Netflix. Following positive reviews and good viewership ratings, the series was renewed for the second season which is expected to premiere in 2021.

The series follows Niko and her crew who board the spaceship (Salvare) and embark on a mission to explore the origins of an alien artifact which has recently landed on Earth. Back on Earth, Niko’s husband (Erik) tries to find a way to communicate with the artifact. In the course of their actions (both Niko’s and her husband), they come across disturbing revelations about the artifact and the Achaia.

“Another Life” stars Katee Sackhoff as Niko Breckinridge, Justin Chatwin as Erik Wallace, Samuel Anderson as William, Blu Hunt as August Catawnee, A.J. Rivera as Bernie Martinez, Jake Abel as Sasha Harrison, Alex Ozerov as Oliver Sokolov and Alexander Eling as Javier Almanzar.

All in all, “Another Life” is an excellent production which has proved to be a favourite show for people from different age groups. The series is fantastic for binge-watching and many cannot wait what season 2 will bring, including finding out the truth about the artifact and discovering the true intentions of the Achaia. This television series is a must to watch!

 

Hottest Insta Trends

Top 1: Lady Gaga greets New York

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Top 2: Justin Bieber begins a new era

@justinbieber

 

Top 3: Miley Cyrus simply stuns

@mileycyrus

 

Sugar Quiz Answer - Did You Get It Right?

Another Life: who commands the crew of Salvare?

Answer: Niko Breckinridge.

Niko Breckinridge is a female astronaut who commands the crew of Salvare. They were sent on a mission into space to trace the origins of an alien artifact and establish contact with aliens.

In the course of the mission, Niko and her crew discover the planet of Zakir, and learn more about the Achaia and their approach to other planets in the universe. Horrified by this, they decide to head home and warn the people of Earth.

Back on Earth, Niko left her husband Erik and daughter Jana behind. As a result of a close experience with the alien artifact, Jana becomes seriously ill and is in danger of dying from leukaemia.

 

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