Tiffany Haddish wins Emmy for SNL

Tiffany Haddish has won an Emmy for her work on Saturday Night Live.
Tiffany Haddish has won an Emmy for her work on Saturday Night Live.

Tiffany Haddish is continuing her hot streak, winning an Emmy Award for best guest actress in a comedy series for hosting Saturday Night Live.

The award was announced at Saturday's creative arts Emmys, a precursor to the September 17 main ceremony.

Since her breakout performance in the movie Girls Trip, Haddish has been an Oscar presenter and MTV Movie & TV Awards host. She co-stars in the sitcom The Last O.G.

The award for best guest comedy actor went to Katt Williams for Atlanta.

Ron Cephas Jones for This Is Us and Samira Wiley for The Handmaid's Tale won guest acting honours in the drama series categories.

The Star Trek television franchise received the Governors Award.

Australian Associated Press