When Merritt Wever won the Emmy award for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy, all she could mutter in her acceptance speech was thank you...and "I gotta go. Bye."The Nurse Jackie actress was noticeably nervous, but her short and simple words got the entire Emmys audience to giggle.
Jane Lynch Honors Late 'Glee' Co-Star Cory Monteith at EmmysSo why did she decide to say only that instead of thank her co-stars and loved ones?Variety caught up with her after she had time to process the win and Merritt admitted she would have thanked co-star Edie Falco and everyone involved in the show -- but it was really just a case of nerves.Jon Hamm Sports Mountain Man Beard at Emmys"It’s hard to do those,” she told the publication. "I don’t know how to feel yet. …. I have therapy next week.” The girl does deserve a break -- it was, after all, her first awards show win!We're just happy we get see Merritt on Nurse Jackie AND New Girl!
Check out her speech below:
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