Director Glenn Weiss Proposed at the Emmys and the Internet Believes in Love Again

The director took asked his girlfriend to be his wife at the 70th Annual Emmy Awards. No pressure, lovebirds. 

Director Glenn Weiss Proposed at the Emmys and the Internet Believes in Love Again
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Let's be honest: Award shows can be kinda boring. 

A bunch of pretty people get really dressed up to grab little statues and, along the way, we listen to drawn-out speeches thanking God or a horse.

The 70th Emmy Awards were following suit with its sorta-awkward opening musical number and forced banter from presenters. 

But then something magical happened. Something no one was prepared for: A proposal

 

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Wait, not that one.

Director Glenn Weiss -- who won the Emmy for Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special for Oscars, suddenly proposed to his love, Jan Svedsen. 

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And while some people would cringe at the thought of being proposed to in front of a national audience...