Emmys Archive

Donald Trump, Claire Danes and the politics of fake tan

Oompa Loompa. Ross from Friends. Someone covered in Cheetos dust. Social media was not kind about Claire Danes’ appearance at the Emmys. Despite her gold Schiaparelli couture dress she became Fug Girl fodder when Danes’ stylist liberally sprinkled her with fake tan. But this was not a “red carpet mistake!!!”; it was a calculated move. Danes’ team would have had detailed discussions about the amount …