The Scandal alum was also an executive producer on ABC’s Live In Front Of A Studio Audience: “All In The Family” And “Good Times.” During the Creative Arts Emmys, the show won an award for Outstanding Variety Special (Live).
Washington took to her Instagram Story after hearing the news, to celebrate the Emmy win. “OMG,” she wrote. “So proud of @simpsonstreet and this incredible cast and crew.” This year, the 43-year-old actress and producer who launched her own production company, Simpson Street in 2016, received four Emmy nominations . One as a lead actress and three as an executive producer.
In 2013 and 2014, Washington was previously nominated for an Emmy for the actress’s work on Scandal. In 2016, Washington received an Emmy nomination for her work as an executive producer on HBO’s Confirmation. That same year, she received an Emmy nod in the Outstanding Lead Actress category for her work on the series.