‘Abbott Elementary’ star Sheryl Lee Ralph sings through her Emmy acceptance speech
Sheryl Lee Ralph accepts Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for " Abbott Elementary" onstage during the 74th Primetime Emmys at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sept. 12, 2022. - Kevin Winter/Getty Images North America/TNS

Sheryl Lee Ralph knows where her voice belongs. The “Abbott Elementary” star took home an Emmy Monday night for supporting actress in a comedy series for playing the stern yet dedicated Ms. Howard in the ABC sitcom about an inner-city Philadelphia school. After being helped to her stage by her co-stars, Ralph, 56, brought down the house with a rendition of Dianne Reeves’ “Endangered Woman.” “To anyone who has ever, ever had a dream and thought your dream wasn’t, wouldn’t, couldn’t come true, I am here to tell you that this is what believing looks like,” Ralph said in her acceptance speech. “Th...