From one Legend to a different.
In the course of the 2022 Emmy Awards on Sept. 12, John Legend delivered a transferring efficiency of his new tune, “Items,” as a tribute to the actors, writers, administrators and TV crew members who handed away this yr.
“Wasn’t it you who instructed me grief was a trainer and every thing you ever cherished with go away you, go away you alone?” he sang onstage. “And the one factor you are able to do is choose up the items, let your broke coronary heart be taught, be taught to dwell.”
Late stars honored in the course of the emotional in memoriam phase included Betty White, Bob Saget, Nichelle Nichols, Gilbert Gottfried, Ray Liotta, Sidney Poitier and James Caan.
The ceremony got here almost two weeks after the 2022 Artistic Arts Emmys, the place Chadwick Boseman obtained a posthumous award for Excellent Character Voice-Over Efficiency. On Sept. 3, the late Black Panther star was awarded together with his first-ever Emmy for his work as Star Lord T’Challa on an episode of the Disney+ Marvel animated sequence What If…?.