Emmys: Selena Gomez, Jean Smart and ‘Squid Game’ Stars Among Presenters

UPDATED: The Television Academy and NBC on Wednesday have announced more presenters for Monday night’s Emmys ceremony. New presenters will include RuPaul Charles, Steve Martin, Martin Short, Mindy Kaling, Taron Egerton and Jeremy Allen White of “The Bear.” Previously announced presenters include Selena Gomez, “Hacks” stars Jean Smart and Hannah Einbinder, “Squid Game” stars Lee Jung-jae and Jung Ho-yeon, Amy Poehler, Diego Luna and more.

The ceremony, which aims to celebrate television’s biggest names and shows, will be hosted by “SNL” star Kenan Thompson. The newly announced lineup of presenters for the evening includes four stars nominated for their acting performances: Smart and Einbinder for “Hacks” as well as Lee and Jung for “Squid Game.”

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Gomez, who notably did not get a nomination for her performance in “Only Murders in the Building,” will still see a chance at holding an Emmy statuette thanks to the show’s 17 awards nods, including for outstanding comedy series.

Kerry Washington, Ariana DeBose, Will Arnett, Vanessa Bayer, Angela Bassett, Jimmy Kimmel, Seth Meyers and Molly Shannon will also present.

The 74th Emmy Awards will broadcast live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Monday, Sept. 12 at 8:00 p.m. ET on the NBC Television Network. It will also simultaneously stream live on Peacock.

See the full list of announced presenters below:

  • Anthony Anderson (Black-ish)

  • Gael García Bernal (Station Eleven)

  • RuPaul Charles (RuPaul’s Drag Race) – WINNER, Outstanding Host for a Reality or Competition Program; Outstanding Competition Program; (Drag Race: Untucked!) – Outstanding Unstructured Reality Program

  • Ismael Cruz Córdova (The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power)

  • Rosario Dawson (The Book of Boba Fett; Dopesick)

  • Ayo Edebiri (The Bear)

  • Taron Egerton (Black Bird)

  • Regina Hall (Honk for Jesus: Save Your Soul)

  • Paul Walter Hauser (Black Bird; Cobra Kai)

  • Freddie Highmore (The Good Doctor)

  • Mindy Kaling (Never Have I Ever; The Sex Lives of College Girls)

  • Markella Kavenagh (The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power)

  • Jake Lacy (The White Lotus) – Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie

  • Juliette Lewis (Yellowjackets)

  • Lizzo (Lizzo’s Watch Out for the Big Grrrls) – Outstanding Competition Program

  • Kumail Nanjiani (Welcome to Chippendales)

  • Steve Martin (Only Murders in the Building) – Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series; Outstanding Comedy Series; Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series

  • Shemar Moore (S.W.A.T.)

  • B.J. Novak (The Premise)

  • Chris O’Donnell (NCIS: Los Angeles)

  • Sarah Paulson (American Crime Story) – Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie

  • Shonda Rhimes (Inventing Anna) – Outstanding Limited or Anthology Series

  • Martin Short (Only Murders in the Building) – Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series; Outstanding Comedy Series

  • Sofía Vergara (America’s Got Talent)

  • Jeremy Allen White (The Bear)

  • Chandra Wilson (Grey’s Anatomy)

  • Bowen Yang (Saturday Night Live) – Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

  • Will Arnett (“Murderville”)

  • Angela Bassett (“9-1-1”; “American Horror Story”)

  • Vanessa Bayer (“I Love That for You”)

  • Kelly Clarkson (“The Kelly Clarkson Show”)

  • Ariana DeBose (“Schmigadoon!”; “Westworld”)

  • Taye Diggs (“All American”; “The Best Man: The Final Chapters”)

  • Hannah Einbinder (“Hacks”)

  • Selena Gomez (“Only Murders in the Building”)

  • Mariska Hargitay (“Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”)

  • Jung Ho-yeon (“Squid Game”)

  • Lee Jung-jae (“Squid Game”)

  • Jimmy Kimmel (“Jimmy Kimmel Live!”; “Live in Front of a Studio Audience: ‘The Facts of Life’ and ‘Diff’rent Strokes’”)

  • Diego Luna (“Andor”; “Narcos: Mexico”)

  • Christopher Meloni (“Law & Order: Organized Crime”)

  • Seth Meyers (“Late Night With Seth Meyers”

  • Amy Poehler (“Lucy and Desi”; “Making It”)

  • Molly Shannon (“I Love That for You”)

  • Jean Smart (“Hacks”)

  • Kerry Washington (“Live in Front of a Studio Audience: ‘The Facts of Life’ and ‘Diff’rent Strokes’”)

  • Natalie Zea (“La Brea”; “Justified”)

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