Jason Sudeikis thanks ex-fiancée Olivia Wilde at Critics Choice Awards 2021: ‘She was right’
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Jason Sudeikis and the creative team behind the comedy series Ted Lasso had a big night at this year’s Critics Choice Awards, and the actor shared a special thanks to his ex, Olivia Wilde, for her part in the creation of the show.
After Hannah Waddingham won Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for her role in the show, Sudekis took home the trophy for Best Actor in a Comedy Series, and delivered his acceptance speech rocking another stylish hoodie.
The show’s luck continued when it won for Best Comedy Series, and Sudeikis once again delivered another acceptance speech on behalf of the sitcom itself.
“Holy Smokes, OK,” a stunned Sudeikis began, before thanking the critics who voted for the show to win. “A great number of you have been so vocal about your enjoyment of this show and we’ve greatly appreciated it.”
“I want to thank my kids, Otis and Daisy, and I want to thank their mom, Olivia, who had the initial idea for this as a TV show,” he explained. “She was like, ‘You guys like doing that so much, you should do it as a movie or a TV show,’ and she was right!”
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