The 2015 Emmy Awards nominees are in, and though we’ve been fans of the Mad Men and Game Of Thrones casts since the beginning, the contenders we’re most excited about this year are the women whose TV personas are hilarious, sassy and downright badass.
Cue our overactive imaginations: How epic would it be if they accepted victory in the style of their characters? In anticipation of the real thing, we rounded up our dream list of winning reactions.
Amy Schumer for Inside Amy Schumer
Lisa Kudrow for The Comeback
Taraji P. Henson for Empire
Uzo Aduba for Orange Is The New Black
Julia Louis Dreyfus for Veep
Amy Poehler for Parks & Recreation