The 70th Annual Emmy Awards were light on laughs and Black winners, but one of the night’s most entertaining moments came from event’s co-host Michael Che. The Saturday Night Live star took matters of representation into his own hands by awarding several of our favorite actors who have been overlooked by the Academy with “Reparations Emmys” in a pre-taped skit. 2018 Emmy Awards Red Carpet Photos: Black excellence shines bright on television’s biggest night The first honoree on the list was The Jeffersons‘ star, Marla Gibbs. “Your role as Florence the maid is the reason I got fired from every service job I had,” said Michael Che. “Well thank you – I think,” she responds in the video. Other honorees for the award that highlighted actors whose roles made a significant contribution to the lives of Black folks were Jimmie Walker of Good Times, Kadeem Hardison of A Different World, Jaleel White of Family Matters and Martin star, Tichina Arnold. When the actress tried to verify the ori..