Jameela Jamil embraced wearing no bra to the Emmy Awards

accreditation
0:00
play article
Subscribers can listen to this article

The actress donned a pair of pyjamas and a sequined robe to connect to Sunday’s ceremony from the comfort of her own home and she admitted she enjoyed not having to dress up and walk a red carpet event.

She took to Instagram to post an image of herself looking cosy, however, with make-up as she says this is what her character, on The Good Place, Tahani would have wanted.

READ MORE: PICS | Tracee Ellis Ross, Zendaya, Regina King Zoom in to steal the show at 2020 virtual Emmy Awards

“No bra? No heels? NO PROBLEM. Wearing PJ’s to the 72nd Emmy awards (from my house) is my kind of vibes. Excited to see if we win any of the 7 awards we have been nominated for!!!! I still did my make-up and wore a sequin dressing gown, because... It’s what Tahani would have wanted. And this is her day, not mine,” she captions the image.

The star also admits she’d never felt more comfortable at an awards ceremony. “This is the most comfortable I have ever been at the Emmys!” she tells Live from the Red Carpet.

Jameela also jokes she’s never had a perfectly toned physique because she can’t be bothered to make the effort. “This is why I’ve never had abs. Because I can’t be bothered to do anything that’s going to take a long time,” she adds.

Compiled by Futhi Masilela

Follow us on social media: FacebookTwitterInstagram

Sign up to W24’s newsletters so you don't miss out on any of our stories and giveaways.


We live in a world where facts and fiction get blurred
In times of uncertainty you need journalism you can trust. For 14 free days, you can have access to a world of in-depth analyses, investigative journalism, top opinions and a range of features. Journalism strengthens democracy. Invest in the future today. Thereafter you will be billed R75 per month. You can cancel anytime and if you cancel within 14 days you won't be billed. 
Subscribe to News24
Voting Booth
Do you think it's important to get married in this day and age?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Yes, it's important in order to create a family unit and for companionship
23% - 929 votes
Not at all. Being single is far more liberating
9% - 371 votes
There is no general answer to this, it's each to their own
49% - 2035 votes
Yes, society still frowns on unmarried people, especially women
1% - 56 votes
It depends on whether you are able to find a compatible partner
18% - 728 votes
Vote