Alumnae/i at the Emmys

Sarah Lawrence was well-represented at the 57th Annual Emmy Awards. Alumnus JJ Abrams '88 won the Outstanding Director for a Drama Series Emmy and his show Lost was crowned Outstanding Drama Series. Alumna Jane Alexander '61 took home the Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Mini-Series or Movie for her performance in HBO's Warm Springs. She was joined in that category by fellow alumna Joanne Woodward '90, who was nominated for her role in HBO's Empire Falls (in related news, Paul Newman, husband of Joanne Woodward and a past SLC parent, received an Emmy for his work in Empire Falls). Jill Clayburgh '66 was nominated for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her appearance on Nip/Tuck.