Sterling K. Brown is one of Hollywood’s shining stars and after his history-making SAG Award win on Sunday he became the first African American male to receive the award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama. While Brown is winning big this awards season, we wanted to shine the spotlight on his most important win of all — a happy marriage and supportive partnership with fellow actor, Ryan Michelle Bathe. Have you seen the way they look at each other? Allow us to break it down.
Reacting with nothing but joy and elation upon his win, Bathe yet again confirmed that there’s nothing like having a Black woman by your side cheering you on.
But this isn’t the first time we’ve spotted Bathe having a darling reaction to Brown’s accomplishments.
The couple has become quite the staple during this award season and when they walk the red carpet, fans see nothing but love.
At the 2017 SAG Awards, Sterling didn't win for his nominations for the best male actor in a tv movie/miniseries or drama series categories for his roles in The People v OJ Simpson: American Crime Story as Chris Darden and This Is Us, respectively but this look from Ryan proves at the end of the night, he is always a winner in her eyes.
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During Black Hollywood's biggest award show red carpet at the 48th annual NAACP Image Awards in 2017, Ryan simply looked in her husband's direction with the widest smile on her face and our hearts just can't take it!
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Another red carpet walk for the 2017 Emmys means another loving look from sweetheart Ryan. We stan!
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At the 2016 Emmys, Sterling gave his wife the biggest shoutout during his win for best-supporting actor in a limited series or a television movie by saying he has "the hottest chick in the game rocking [his] chain," but on the red carpet Ryan's look proves she's just as proud to show off the love she has for her man.
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We can't get enough of the pride and love in Bathe's eyes each time her husband wins a well-deserved award for his steller acting on hit shoes like This Is Us and The People Vs. OJ Simpson.
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This red carpet look is a little more casual for the the couple at the Entertainment Weekly Celebration for the 2018 SAG Awards but their look still wins big in our hearts.
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When Bathe is posing for the cameras, her loving husband always stops to take a moment to admire her beauty.
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The way Ryan looks at Sterling is definitely what romance dreams are truly made of, and we're here for all of it.
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Name a cuter couple on the red carpet...no really, we'll wait.