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11 Sep 2019

THE SEASON'S MOST CELEBRATED TALENT TO PRESENT AT 71ST EMMY AWARDS SUNDAY, SEPT. 22

Nominees Angela Bassett, Stephen Colbert, Viola Davis, Michael Douglas, Jimmy Kimmel, Seth Meyers, Billy Porter and the cast of Game of Thrones Tapped as Presenters During Most Anticipated Night in Television.

(NoHo Arts District, Calif. – Sept. 11, 2019) — The Television Academy and Emmy® Awards telecast producers Don Mischer Productions and Done+Dusted today announced the first group of talent set to present the iconic Emmy statuettes at the 71st Emmy Awards on Sunday, Sept. 22.  

 

The presenters include:

  • Angela Bassett* (9-1-1 and The Flood)
  • Stephen Colbert*(The Late Show with Stephen Colbert)
  • Viola Davis* (How to Get Away with Murder)
  • Michael Douglas* (The Kominsky Method)
  • Taraji P. Henson (Empire)
  • Terrence Howard (Empire)
  • Jimmy Kimmel* (Jimmy Kimmel Live!)
  • Peter Krause (9-1-1)
  • Seth Meyers* (Late Night With Seth Meyers and Documentary Now!)
  • Billy Porter* (Pose)
  • Naomi Watts (The Loudest Voice)
  • Zendaya (Euphoria)
  • The cast of Game of Thrones: Alfie Allen*, Gwendoline Christie*, Emilia Clarke*, Peter Dinklage*, Kit Harington*, Lena Headey*, Sophie Turner*, Carice van Houten*, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau* and Maisie Williams*

The 71st Emmy Awards will air live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, Sept. 22, (8:00-11:00 PM ET/5:00-8:00 PM PT) on FOX.  

For more information, please visit emmys.com

*71st Emmy Awards nominees

 

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Press Contacts: 

Stephanie Goodell 

breakwhitelight (for the Television Academy) 

stephanie@breakwhitelight.com, 818-462-1150 

 

Angela Peluso

Television Academy

Director, Talent and Industry Relations

peluso@televisionacademy.com, 818-754-2830

 

Michael Roach

Executive Director, FOX Entertainment Publicity

Michael.Roach@fox.com, 310-369-7055

 

Annie Geffroy

Director, FOX Entertainment Publicity

Annie.Geffroy@fox.com, 310-369-1425