Unfortunately, the "Scandal" star, who is the first African-American Emmy nominee for best actress in a drama since Cicely Tyson in 1995, failed to deliver in a white and blush Marchesa gown on Sunday night (one of several Marchesas worn).
Here's the thing about this dress and Kerry: While the gown itself is pretty with the ribbon wrapped around the bodice, the floral appliques and the shiny gold embellishments - it's just not a Kerry dress. It's the perfect look for someone like Canadian actress Malin Akerman, who wore Marchesa at the Emmy Awards as well.
What do you think of Kerry's dress?
There were a lot of beautiful dresses at the Emmy Awards: