Here’s Why ‘This kind of is actually Us’ Stars Brought Their Young Cast Members as Their SAG Dates

Several This kind of is actually Us cast members brought their mini-mes by the show to the 2018 SAG Awards, along with the reason is actually adorable.

To ensure in which everyone from the hit NBC series was able to attend, several of the older actors brought along younger actors as their dates, including Chrissy Metz, who came with Mackenzie Hancsicsak.

Chrissy Metz along with Mackenzie Hancsicsak at the SAG Awards.

Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Turner Image

Hancsicsak, who plays a young Kate on the series, took to Twitter to thank Metz for “selflessly” inviting her.

“Just want 2 thank Miss @ChrissyMetz again 4 very graciously & selflessly giving up her plus one so I could attend the SAG awards,” the 10-year-old wrote. “Some of the kid ensemble didn’t appear in enough episodes 2 qualify, yet when the adults found out, they stepped up & offered their plus one. Thank U!”

Justin Hartley also posed with Parker Bates, who plays a young Kevin on the show, on the red carpet. Lonnie Chavis, who plays a young Randall, along with Jermel Nakia, the young adult product of William, were also in attendance.

Justin Hartley with Parker Bates at the SAG Awards.

Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Turner Image

A huge winner from the television categories, This kind of is actually Us took home the award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, while Sterling K. Brown scored the award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series, generating him the first black actor ever to win from the category.

Watch below for Brown’s emotional response to the historic Screen Actors Guild win.

RELATED CONTENT: 


‘Stranger Things,’ ‘This kind of is actually Us’ & ‘Black-ish’ Kids Enjoy Dance-Off at SAG Awards After-Party


Sterling K. Brown Reacts to ‘This kind of is actually Us’ SAG Awards Wins: ‘I Totally Ripped My Jacket!’ (Exclusive)


Mandy Moore Says Matching Blue Dresses With ‘This kind of is actually Us’ Co-Stars at SAG Awards Was (Somehow) Not Planned

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

five × five =