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September 01, 2016

Top-Name Talent to Present Emmy Awards

68th Emmy Awards Announces Top Name Talent to Present Coveted Statuettes on Television's Biggest Night

  • Anthony Anderson and Regina King at the 67th Emmy Awards.

    Anthony Anderson and Regina King at the 67th Emmy Awards.

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    Primetime Emmys 2012: Red Carpet

  • Priyanka Chopra

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  • Andy Samberg at the 67th Emmy Awards.

    Andy Samberg at the 67th Emmy Awards.

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  • Julie Bowen and Kerry Washington at the 67th Emmy Awards.

    Julie Bowen and Kerry Washington at the 67th Emmy Awards.

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  • Liev Schreiber

  • Taraji P. Henson

The first group of this year's Emmy Awards presenters, representing the entertainment industry's biggest stars from various television program genres, has been confirmed to appear at the 68th Emmy Awards telecast.

These presenters include:

  • Anthony Anderson – nominee, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for black-ish (ABC)
  • Aziz Ansari – quadruple nominee, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series, Oustanding Writing for a Comedy Series, Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series, and Outstanding Comedy Series for Master of None (Netflix)
  • Kristen BellGood Place (NBC)   
  • Julie Bowen – two-time Emmy winner, Modern Family (ABC)
  • Priyanka ChopraQuantico (ABC)
  • James Corden – triple nominee, Outstanding Interactive Program, Outstanding Variety Music Or Comedy Special, Outstanding Variety Series Talk for The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS)
  • Larry David – previous Emmy winner and current nominee, Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for SNL (NBC), Curb Your Enthusiasm (HBO)
  • Taraji P. Henson – nominee, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for Empire (FOX)
  • Randall ParkFresh Off The Boat (ABC)
  • Andy Samberg – Golden Globe winner, Brooklyn Nine-Nine (FOX)
  • Liev Schreiber – nominee, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for Ray Donovan (SHOWTIME)
  • Michael WeatherlyBull (CBS)


Produced by Don Mischer Productions, the 68th Emmy Awards will be hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, and beginning with Countdown to the Emmy Awards: Red Carpet Live, will air live coast-to-coast on Sunday, September 18, (7:00 PM ET/4:00 PM PT) on ABC from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. If you plan to Tweet this story, please use #Emmys and mention the official Emmys Twitter handle @televisionacad.

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Press contact:
Jim Yeager
breakwhitelight for the Television Academy
818-264-6812
jim@breakwhitelight.com

Stephanie Goodell
breakwhitelight
818-264-6812
stephanie@breakwhiteligh.com

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