Uzo Aduba, Ricky Gervais, Mindy Kaling top out list of Emmy presenters
With an Emmy freshly won this week for Outstanding Guest Actress, Uzo Aduba can relax and enjoy her gig as a presenter at this year’s Emmy Awards, and she’s in great company. Fellow presenters include Outstanding Guest Actor Emmy winner Joe Morton, Peter Pan topper Allison Williams, and frequent past Emmy host Ricky Gervais.
These performers will top out the list of presenters that already include True Detective pals Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson and Key and Peele. The 66th Annual Emmy Awards will air Aug. 25, 2014, with Seth Meyers as host. From a release sent by the Television Academy, here’s the current list of newly-added presenters.
Uzo Aduba – Emmy winner this year for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her role on Netflix’s Orange is the New Black
Scott Bakula – Star of the upcoming CBS series NCIS: New Orleans
Ricky Gervais – Emmy-nominated star of the Netflix series Derek
Chris Hardwick – Host of the Emmy-nominated Comedy Central series @midnight
Lena Headey – Emmy-nominated actress from the HBO series Game of Thrones
Katherine Heigl – Star of the upcoming NBC series State of Affairs
Mindy Kaling – Star of the Fox series The Mindy Project
Joe Morton – Emmy winner this year for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series for his role on ABC’s Scandal
John Mulaney – Star of the upcoming Fox series Mulaney
Hayden Panettiere – Star of the ABC series Nashville
Liev Schreiber – Star of the Showtime series Ray Donovan
Kate Walsh – Star of the upcoming NBC series Bad Judge
Allison Williams – Star of the HBO series Girls