Kit Harington

Emmy winner Glenn Weiss, a Maryland alumnus, proposed onstage. She said yes.

Emmy winner Glenn Weiss, a Maryland alumnus, proposed onstage. She said yes.

If the Emmy Awards ceremony had a category for best acceptance speech, there would have been a clear winner Monday night.

While accepting his Emmy for directing for a variety special for his work on “The Oscars” — his 14th overall — Glenn Weiss went off script and gave the ceremony its first-ever marriage proposal. (That’s assuming you don’t count Kit Harington popping the question to Andy Samberg...

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