Jason Sudeikis is going home as a winner after snatching the award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series at the 2021 Emmy Awards.
This is for his performance in the Apple TV+ series ted lasso, in which he stars as Titanic’s college football coach. In his acceptance speech, Sudeikis thanked his team and the many others who helped him throughout his career, but Olivia Wilde, his longtime ex-girlfriend and mother of their children, was not one of the names mentioned.
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Sudeikis gave a heartwarming speech at the Emmy Awards, which was held at an outdoor entertainment venue in Los Angeles on Sunday, September 19. He closed things off by thanking the people who have guided and supported him over the years.
“Thank you very much. So… a year old cat,” he said, per And! News. “I would say this show is about family, this show is about mentors and teachers, this show is about teammates, and I wouldn’t be here without those three things in my life.”
“First of all I want to thank my guys Dan and Kathy, I want to thank my sisters Kristin and Lindsay,” he continued. “I want to thank my sisters who have been chosen outside of biology like Rachel. And I want to thank our kids, Otis and Daisy.
“I want to thank Lorna” [Michaels], who just went to the dump,” Sudeikis went on. “Fine. He’s going home He’s going to see it. He loves watching Amy at home. It’s fine, that’s fine. Which house is the big question. “
He concluded his speech by expressing gratitude to the “incredible” writing staff, directors and cast of ted lasso. “Look, I’m only as good as you show me. So what it really means is that the world is here to be a mirror of what you give me and we pass each other back and forth.”
One person he didn’t mention? Olivia Wilde. And it was quite noticeable after going through such a long list of names.
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Jason Sudeikis and Olivia Wilde were together for almost a decade
Sudeikis was in a relationship with Wilde for almost 10 years before their breakup in November 2020. the actor told GQ In an interview published in July that they still weren’t sure why they broke up even months after the fact.
“I’ll have a better understanding of why in a year,” he explained to the magazine. “And one of the two even better, and the bigger of the five, and it will go from being a book of my life to being a doodle from a paragraph to a line to a word.”
“It’s an experience from which you either learn or make excuses,” he continued. “You take some responsibility for it, you hold yourself accountable for what you do, but then also try to learn something obvious from it.”
Ironically, it was Wilde who inspired ted lasso. Sudeikis told GQ that he had played the character in various commercials and was eventually encouraged by Wilde to turn it into a show. While it seems worth a shoutout, it is eventually understandable why he wouldn’t consider the delicate nature of their relationship.
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both of them have moved on
Around the news of their split, Wilde was linked to pop star Harry Styles. Neither of them has confirmed their alleged relationship, but between their rumored romance and reports of their PDA, this seems to be the real deal.
Meanwhile, the Sudeikis are said to be dating their ted lasso Co-star Keeley Hazel. The two were linked in the summer of 2021, when they were seen cozying up to each other in New York, Peru us weekly.