Sydney Sweeney's Emotional Reaction to Her 2022 Emmy Nominations Will Bring You to Tears

Sydney Sweeney received a double Emmy nomination for the first time ever for her work on Euphoria and White Lotus. "What a morning!" the HBO actress gushed on Instagram.

By Alyssa Morin Jul 12, 2022 7:41 PMTags
Watch: Sydney Sweeney's EMOTIONAL Reaction to 2022 Emmy Nominations

Sydney Sweeney has never, ever been happier!

It's safe to say the actress is feeling over the moon about her 2022 Emmy nominations, in which she picked up not one but two nods. Making this news all the more special? It's the very first time the 24-year-old star has scored Emmy noms.

Sydney is in the running for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Cassie in Euphoria and Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Or Anthology Series Or Movie for White Lotus, where she played Olivia. (You can check out the full list here.)

Sydney couldn't contain her excitement and shared her emotional reaction in an Instagram video on July 12. "Congratulations!" Sydney's mom told her during a phone call, to which she replied, "Mom! Mom!"

The HBO star could be seen wiping away her tears and smiling from ear to ear. 

"What a morning!" Sydney captioned her Instagram. "Thank you so much to the @televisionacad for my emmy nominations! It's an honor to know that both Olivia and Cassie have connected with so many."

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"I'm so proud of both these shows and grateful to everybody that's been apart of them," she continued her message. "But most importantly mom, I love you, we did it through the ups and downs! thank you thank you!!"

Sydney's co-stars and colleagues cheered her on in the comments. 


Her Euphoria co-star Zendaya, who made history with her very own 2022 Emmy nominations, wrote, "YEEESSS SYD!!!!!! Congratulations."

"Congratulations," Lili Reinhart responded, "so incredibly well deserved."

January Jones added, "Congratulations Sydney!"

The 2022 Emmy Awards will air on Sept. 12 at 8 p.m. EST/5 p.m. PST on NBC and will stream live on Peacock. Before you tune into the star-studded show, you can stream Euphoria and White Lotus on HBO Max!

(E!, NBC and Peacock are all part of the NBCUniversal family).

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