Kisses, Disses and Dirty Words: 8 Super Awkward Emmys Moments

Eldis Sula
September 19, 2019 - 5:00 am

The 2019 Emmy Awards are this weekend, and if previous years’ Emmys are any indication, there will be plenty of off-color moments to buzz about when you’re back at the office on Monday morning.

Not that that’s a bad thing. Cringe-y moments are a blessing, keeping viewers on their toes during what might otherwise be stuffy ceremonial proceedings. Let’s face it: we already know “Game of Thrones” is going to clean up (although you truly can’t please everyone).

So take a break from binging this year’s incredible nominees and walk down memory lane. To get your blood boiling in eager anticipation for this year’s show -- which airs this Sunday, Sept. 22 at 8 p.m. ET on Fox -- we’ve put together some of the most salacious, outrageous, contentious, clumsy and shocking Emmys moments of all time.