"This is the door that is going to open for many more young talented individuals. They will see that it is more than possible."
She was nominated for Best Leading Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Blanca Evangelista in Pose.
Mj Rodriguez, Dominique Jackson, Indya Moore, Angelica Ross and Hailie Sahar have been snubbed for the second year.
If you only watch one thing this weekend, make it this.
After taking the US by storm, Pose is finally about to air here in the UK.
Ryan Murphy has done it again with this fabulous exploration of the 80s ballroom scene.