火曜日の夜, the 50-year-old accepted the award for the Competition Contestant of 2022 from her longtime pal at the 2022 ピープルズチョイスアワード and gave her a sweet shout out.
“なんてことだ, the last time I won an award was when I kissed you, サラ,” ブレアは言った, referring to the pair taking home the Best Kiss trophy at the 2000 MTV Movie Awards for their scene in 残酷な意図. “Good luck charm, 確かに!”
“本当, thank you to Sarah for being here for everything, that means something to me,” 彼女は続けた. “This is kinda a huge deal for me, I’ve been in this town a long time and I have so many amazing friends that win things like this.”
The star added that winning the award for her stint on 星と踊ります だった “すばらしい。”
“I can’t believe the people gave me something after giving me so much after the last few years of learning how to connect and be supported by people,” 彼女は共有しました. “Thank you to Sasha [Farber] for being my partner and finding a way to help me move.”
Earlier in the night, Gellar opened up about her bond with Blair, 誰だった diagnosed with multiple sclerosis NS 2018, on the red carpet at the awards ceremony.
“Every journey with Selma is its own experience and its own milestone, and to think three or four years ago, I was pushing her around in a wheelchair and now she’s dancing on national television, its really mind-blowing,” 彼女は共有しました. “She’s my inspiration for trying new things.”
“Long before @dancingwiththestars I knew you were a ten, and now the world knows,” Gellar wrote in an emotional Instagram post. “Selma I’ve never been so proud of you (and I’m often proud of you) You make the rest of us believe that we can do anything. That we can never give up.”
Gellar also thanked Farber for being her friend’s partner, 書き込み, “I will miss getting to watch the happiness radiate from Selma each week as she stepped on stage with you.”
“Thank you for that gift. And speaking of gifts- @selmablair your love and friendship is the greatest gift. I love you Blair,” 彼女は付け加えた.
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In September the バフィー・ザ・ヴァンパイア・スレイヤー alum told PEOPLE exclusively before the DWTS season began that she was “もちろん” excited to see Blair compete on the reality competition series — and promised she would “be begging” for votes on her friend of nearly 25 年’ behalf.
“What’s the word when you’re like, ‘I’ll be out there looking for votes for her?'” Gellar said at the time. “Shilling — shilling for votes. That was what it was!”