Samira Wiley Shows Support To Her Nephew Asante Blackk - The Youngest 2019 Emmy Nominee

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Samira Wiley is one proud auntie! The Orange Is The New Black actress posted a heartwarming message to her nephew Asante Blackk, congratulating him on his Emmy nomination. He is the youngest among this year's nominees.

As a reminder, Blackk played Kevin Richardson in Ava DuVernay's mini series titled When They See Us, which was released less than two months ago on Netflix.

"Congratulations to my stupidly talented nephew, @asanteblackk on his first Emmy nom for his breathtakingly beautiful portrayal of young Kevin Richardson in @netflix’s @whentheyseeus! Love you so much, ASANTE!!!!!!!!" Wiley posted. 



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When They See Us snubbed a total of 16 noms, which topped the list for Netflix this year. The streaming platform received a total of 117 nominations across its series.

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