Leah Remini wins Emmy for Scientology doc, forgives mom for introducing her to ‘cult’

Leah Remini holds her award for outstanding informational series or special for “Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath” at the Governors Ball during night one of the Creative Arts Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017

Actress Leah Remini took home an Emmy for her A&E documentary series “Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath,” publicly forgiving her mother for introducing her to what she described as a “cult.” Ms. Remini, a former Scientologist, gave an emotional speech Saturday night after winning for outstanding informational series at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards in…