Sterling K. Brown thinks The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel's Rachel Brosnahan is, well, marvelous
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He added that he had his biggest fanboy moment when he ran into Brosnahan at a party on Sunday night.
“I went up to her and said, ‘I have to hug you,’ and she said, ‘I have to hug you,‘ ” he recalled.
Revealing that he and Brosnahan “had a moment,” Brown joked, “My wife was cool with it.”
Brown’s wife, Ryan Michelle Bathe, who was by his side on the red carpet, added, “They had a very long moment, where they were sharing all kinds of acting juju.”
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Brown is nominated for two Emmys this year, one for outstanding lead actor in a drama series for his role as Randall Pearson on This Is Us, and another for outstanding guest actor in a comedy series for his performance on Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
Brosnahan, meanwhile, is up for outstanding lead actress in a comedy series for her titular role in The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.
The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards, hosted by Michael Che and Colin Jost, are airing live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on NBC.