Judith Light is letting her accessories do the talking at the 2018 Emmys.
The 69-year-old actress, who is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie for her work in “The Assassination of Gianni Versace,” sported a bright yellow gown with the same bejeweled red ribbon Elizabeth Taylor wore while accepting the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Oscar 25 years ago.
Light is a longtime friend and supporter of The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation, a representative of the foundation told Page Six in a statement.
After co-founding amFar in 1985, Taylor established ETAF in 1991 to provide grants to existing organizations offering direct care to people living with and affected by HIV and AIDS.
Controversially, “The Assassination of Gianni Versace” portrays the late designer, who was murdered by Andrew Cunanan in 1997, as HIV-positive. Versace’s family denies that he suffered from the disease, and called the show a “work of fiction.”
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