Sandra Oh Becomes First Asian Actress To Be Nominated For Leading Actress In A Drama

Sandra Oh is the first Asian nominated for an Emmy for leading actress in a drama series.
She is being nominated for her role in the BBC America series “Killing Eve.
” According to Access, in the show she plays a spy hunting a female assassin Oh has been nominated previously five times for supporting actress in “Grey’s Anatomy.
” A 2016-2016 study of the season showed that Asians remain underrepresented on television. Watch video for more details.