Jennifer Coolidge goes to Harvard — for Hasty Pudding honor

Jennifer Coolidge is going to Harvard — for Hasty Pudding honor

Jennifer Coolidge has yet another trophy so as to add to her shelf this awards season.

The breakout “White Lotus” crowd-pleaser, 61, will obtain the 2023 Hasty Pudding Girl of the 12 months accolade from Harvard College.

On Feb. 4, the Boston native will command a parade via Harvard Sq. and Hasty Pudding will then host a roast of her.

“We’re so excited to welcome Jennifer Coolidge again to her hometown and to Harvard, the long-lasting setting of ‘Legally Blonde,’ ” mentioned Maya Dubin, Harvard’s Man and Girl of the 12 months coordinator, in a statement.

Coolidge well-known stole scenes from Reese Witherspoon in 2001 “Legally Blonde” and its 2003 sequel. A 3rd installment is reportedly now within the works.

Now, the Emmy- and Golden Globe-winning actress will likely be honored with the long-lasting Pudding Pot prize. Following the ceremony, a efficiency of the Pudding’s 174th manufacturing, Cosmic Aid, will happen.

“Her glittering persona and comedic presence are so Pudding,” Dubin added. “We all know she’ll match proper into the Pudding’s musical spectacular, although she’ll nonetheless need to earn her Pudding Pot onstage.”


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Coolidge will heading to Harvard College on Feb. 4 to just accept the dignity.
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“Higher Name Saul” star Bob Odenkirk will likely be honored Feb. 2 with the Man of the 12 months award, however as custom dictates, there will likely be no parade.

Harvard’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals — the thespian scholar society on the faculty — created the Girl of the 12 months trophy again in 1951.

The medal is given yearly to entertainers who’ve made an enduring contribution to Hollywood.

Coolidge has just lately scored an Emmy, Golden Globe and a Critics Alternative awards for her work on “The White Lotus.”

She revealed earlier this month how she didn’t anticipate to get emotional when accepted her Golden Globe on Jan. 10.

“I used to be shocked at how I spilled my guts!” she told Page Six. “I used to be standing in entrance of that crowd and I forgot the place I used to be. I used to be saying numerous my emotions. I wasn’t making an attempt to be humorous — I used to be being severe.”


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The “White Lotus” star has just lately received an Emmy, a Golden Globe and Critic’s Alternative trophies for her position within the HBO drama.
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The speech consisted of Coolidge saying how her desires of being within the leisure biz had been “fizzled” by life and she or he supported herself by happening a string of small ring elements again within the days earlier than her breakout position.