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September 06, 2018

First Celebrity Presenters Announced for 70th Emmy Awards

Rachel Brosnahan, Michael Douglas, Taraji P. Henson, Bob Odenkirk, and Sandra Oh To Present During Television Industry's Most Anticipated Celebration

  • Rachel Brosnahan, Alec Baldwin, and Taraji P. Henson

    Rachel Brosnahan, Alec Baldwin, and Taraji P. Henson

  • Rachel Brosnahan

    Rachel Brosnahan

    Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP Images
  • Michael Douglas

    Michael Douglas

    Scott Kirkland/Invision/AP Images
  • Taraji P. Henson

    Taraji P. Henson

    Danny Moloshok/Invision/AP Images
  • Alec Baldwin

    Alec Baldwin

    Eric Jamison/Invision/AP Images
  • Tracy Morgan

    Tracy Morgan

    Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP
  • Bob Odenkirk

    Bob Odenkirk

    Evan Agostini/Invision/AP Images
  • Sandra Oh

    Sandra Oh


The Television Academy and Executive Producer Lorne Michaels today announced the first group of talent set to present the iconic Emmy statuette at the 70th Emmy Awards on Monday, September 17.

The presenters include:

  • Alec Baldwin (Saturday Night Live, Match Game) – Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Comedy Series
  • Rachel Brosnahan (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel) – Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series
  • Millie Bobby Brown (Stranger Things) – Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series
  • Michael Douglas (The Kominsky Method)
  • Tina Fey (Saturday Night Live)
  • Kit Harington (Game of Thrones)
  • Taraji P. Henson (Empire)
  • Kate McKinnon (Saturday Night Live) – Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series
  • Tracy Morgan (The Last O.G.)
  • Bob Odenkirk (Better Call Saul)
  • Sandra Oh (Killing Eve) – Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
  • Constance Wu (Fresh Off the Boat)

The 70th Emmy Awards will telecast live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Monday, September 17, (8:00-11:00 PM ET/5:00-8:00 PM PT) on NBC. Saturday Night Live's Colin Jost and Michael Che will serve as co-hosts. The 70th Emmy Awards will be executive produced by Lorne Michaels (Saturday Night Live; The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon).

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Press Contacts:

Stephanie Goodell
breakwhitelight (for the Television Academy), 818.462.1150

Lindsay Scola
Television Academy Director, Talent and Public Relations, 818.754.2830

Traci Saulsberry
Vice President, Alternative Programming, NBC Entertainment Publicity, 818.777.6649

Alyssa Sales
Director, NBC Entertainment Publicity, 818.777.2845

For the complete press release, click here.

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