Viola Davis, Allison Janney, Debra Messing and More Added to Lineup of Emmy Presenters
Two-time Tony Award winner
Viola Davis and Debra Messing, who made her Broadway debut in 2013, have been added to the lineup of presenters at the Emmy Awards.
The awards broadcast, honoring excellence in television, will be held Aug. 25 at the NOKIA Theatre in Los Angeles. Seth Myers will host.
Along with Davis (
) and Messing ( Fences, King Hedley II , "Will and Grace"), the roster includes Tony nominee Outside Mullingar Allison Janney ( ), Keegan-Michael Key ("Fargo," "Reno 911!"), A View From the Bridge, 9 to 5 Lucy Liu ( , "Elementary"), Jordan Peele ("MADtv," "Fargo"), Andy Samberg ("Brooklyn Nine-Nine," "Saturday Night Live"), Octavia Spencer ("The Help," "Fruitvale Station") and God of Carnage Sofia Vergara ( , "Modern Family"). Chicago
Previously reported presenters include Matthew McConaughey ("True Detective," "Dallas Buyers Club"),
Woody Harrelson ("True Detective," ), Julia Roberts ("The Normal Heart," The Rainmaker ), Halle Berry ("Monster's Ball," "X-Men"), Bryan Cranston ("Breaking Bad," Three Days of Rain ), All The Way Kerry Washington ("Scandal," Race) and Julianna Margulies ("The Good Wife," ). Festen
"Voice" hosts Gwen Stefani and Maroon 5 lead singer Adam Levine will also present, as well as Zooey Deschanel ("New Girl," " Days of Summer"), Julia Louis-Dreyfus ("Veep," "Seinfeld"),
Jim Parsons ("The Big Bang Theory," ) and Amy Poehler ("Saturday Night Live," "Parks and Recreation"). Harvey
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