Remember, this was 2004, aka the height of the popularity of “The Apprentice.” Trump and Simon Cowell presented Nixon with the Best Comedy Supporting Actress Emmy for her portrayal of Miranda Hobbes on the final season of the HBO hit. Last year, Nixon told Variety that she had forgotten about the handoff.
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“Do I wish I had gotten my Emmy from somebody else?” she said. “Yes, I do. Absolutely I do. But, it’s not like he picked me. He just passed off the trophy.