Emmy Awards 2013 Presenters List, Update: Will Arnett, Alec Baldwin, Bryan Cranston, Claire Danes & More
Will Arnett, Alec Baldwin, Andre Braugher, Bryan Cranston, Claire Danes, Jimmy Kimmel, Margo Martindale, and Sofia Vergara have been added to the list of presenters for the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards.
Additions to the list of presenters for the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards were announced on Thursday.
The list now includes Will Arnett (30 Rock, Arrested Development), Alec Baldwin (30 Rock), Andre Braugher (City of Angels), Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad), Claire Danes (Homeland), Jimmy Kimmel, Margo Martindale (Justified), and Sofia Vergara (Modern Family). They join the previously announced presenters Diahann Carroll (Porgy and Bess, Julia), Matt Damon, Emily Deschanel (Bones), Zooey Deschanel (New Girl), Michael Douglas, Anna Faris (Scary Movie, The Dictator), Tina Fey (30 Rock), Allison Janney (The West Wing), Amy Poehler (Parks and Recreation), and Kerry Washington (Scandal).
In other recent Emmy related news, Elton John will pay tribute to Liberace. The multiple Grammy Award winner will be giving his maiden performance at the Emmys while honoring the legendary pianist and performer, who was also the subject of the Michael Douglas and Matt Damon starrer, Behind the Candelabra. Douglas and Damon have been nominated for their roles in the HBO film and will also make an appearance as presenters at the event.
"We have a great performance by Sir Elton John," host Neil Patrick Harris said. "He's a friend and also super-talented. His new album is coming out and is amazing, so I'm looking forward to that."
John's new album, The Diving Board, is scheduled to release on Sept. 24
Here's the list of presenters that complete the list:
Heidi Klum, Tim Gunn & Jon Murray (Project Runway), Joel McHale & Dan Harmon (Community), Margo Martindale (The Millers), Mark Burnett & Roma Downey (The Bible), Scott Bakula & Jerry Weintraub (Behind the Candelabra), Nolan Gould (Modern Family), Mark Cuban, Daymond John, Kevin O'Leary, Lori Greiner & Robert Herjavec (Shark Tank), Cobie Smulders & Pamela Fryman (How I Met Your Mother), Joelle Carter & Graham Yost (Justified), Yeardley Smith (The Simpsons), Gilbert Gottfried, Chris Parnell (Archer) , Robert Smigel & Triumph, the Insult Comic Dog, McKenzie Westmore (Face Off), Jamie Hyneman & Adam Savage (MythBusters), and Neil Patrick Harris (How I Met Your Mother)
The show is scheduled to air live from the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday, Sept. 22 at 8 p.m. E.T. on CBS