Everyone Is Going Wild For This Perfect Emmys Proposal

The award for most outstanding proposal goes to…

Director Glenn Weiss has just melted everyone's hearts -- proposing to his girlfriend on stage at the Emmy Awards in the sweetest way.

Weiss won the Emmy for Outstanding Variety Special (he directed the Oscars) and mentioned in his speech that the win was "bittersweet" because his mother passed away just two weeks ago.

"Mum always believed in finding the sunshine in things and she adored my girlfriend Jan," he told the crowd.

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"Jan, you are the sunshine in my life. And Mum was right: don’t ever let go of your sunshine," he said.

"You wonder why I don’t like to call you my girlfriend?" he asked her from the stage.

"Because I want to call you my wife."

The auditorium erupted into cheers before Weiss got down on one knee and presented his partner with the same ring his father gave his mother over six decades ago.

Celebrities in the crowd went absolutely wild for the heartfelt proposal.

And fans on Twitter have also been impressed at how Weiss managed to pull off winning and Emmy as well as the proposal of the year.

Congrats Glenn and Jan!

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