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Sarah Paulson as Marcia Clark and Sterling K. Brown as Christopher Darden in “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story.” (FX Networks)

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Sarah Paulson to take O.J. prosecutor Marcia Clark as her Emmys date

September 9, 2016

Actress Sarah Paulson, who portrayed star prosecutor Marcia Clark in The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story is planning on bringing the Clark as her date to the Emmy Awards later this month. The 41-year-old actress is the favorite to take home the statue for her rousing performance as the dogged L.A. prosecutor, which would be her first win after four previous nominations. Adding the fact that she also received a nomination for her supporting roles of Hypodermic Sally and Billie Dean Howard on American Horror Story even makes Paulson consider writing an acceptance speech for the first time ever. “I probably will write something only because I never have before, but then the last year when I went, so many people got up there with speeches, and some of the people have been up there a million times and they still get up there with speeches,” she told E.T. last month. “And I thought, ‘It’s probably the better way to do it’ because I just fear I would get up there and white out and be like ‘bluehhheh.’” she told E.T.

Read the full story at CBS News.


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