Merritt Wever Gives the Best Acceptance Speech Ever: Watch

Finally, awards are being given out. Merritt Wever won for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series and set the acceptance speech bar high with just a few short words: "Thanks so much! I gotta go, bye." 

The other nominees in the category were: 

Mayim Bialik, “The Big Bang Theory”
Jane Lynch, “Glee”
Sofia Vergara, “Modern Family
Julie Bowen, “Modern Family”
Jane Krakowski, “30 Rock”
Anna Chlumsky, “Veep”

Wever is also known for her current role on New Girl as Schmidt's sometimes girlfriend Elizabeth. Check out the speech below: 


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Elena Sheppard

Elena is the Arts & Entertainment Editor at Mic. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Salon, Time Out New York, The New York Times Upfront, ABC News, and various travel publications. She is also a Princeton alum, a former Thailand resident, and a Brooklyn native.

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