The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards are this Sunday the 17th and the list of presenters is being constantly updated. All four Guest Acting winners from last weekend – Alexis Bledel, Gerald McRaney, Melissa McCarthy and Dave Chappelle – will be there to present as the guest winners usually are.
Here is the most current list plus the producing details of the show.
Dave Chappelle (Comedy Guest Actor winner)
Alexis Bledel (Drama Guest Actress winner)
LL Cool J
Melissa McCarthy (Comedy Guest Actress winner)
Gerald McRaney (Drama Guest Actor winner)
Jeffrey Dean Morgan
Issa Rae, Craig Robinson
Anika Noni Rose
Tracee Ellis Ross
From CBS and the Television Academy:
Head writer Dave Boone has won two Emmy Awards for his work on the 63rd and 64th “Tony Awards” and has been nominated 11 times, including this year for the “70th Annual Tony Awards.” Also, Boone has written for 11 “Academy Awards” telecasts, the “Kennedy Center Honors,” “The Golden Globe® Awards,” “The Academy of Country Music Awards,” “The Screen Actors Guild Awards,” “The Television Academy Honors” and “The Television Academy Hall of Fame.”
During an accomplished career that spans decades, lighting designer Bob Dickinson has earned 20 Emmy Awards and is among the most recognized and respected lighting designers in the entertainment industry. Dickinson’s credits include the “Academy Awards,” the “Tony Awards,” the “Golden Globe Awards” and the “GRAMMY® Awards.” He has worked on numerous television shows, including “Conan” and “Duets,” music specials for the Eagles, the Rolling Stones, Fleetwood Mac, Celine Dion, U2, Justin Timberlake and Christina Aguilera, the television musicals “The Sound of Music Live!” and “Peter Pan Live!,” and the “Super Bowl Halftime Show” a dozen times.
Sarah Levine Hall joins the Emmy Awards production team as coordinating producer for the first time. Hall has worked on multiple projects with White Cherry Entertainment, including the last 12 Tony Awards telecasts and the “Kennedy Center Honors.” Also, her credits include the “Super Bowl Halftime Show,” the “Democratic National Convention,” “Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony,” “Night of Too Many Stars” and many other televised events and specials.
An invaluable member of the Emmy Awards production team, Danette Herman serves as talent producer for the 28th year. Herman’s credits include the “Kennedy Center Honors,” “Academy Awards,” “Tony Awards,” “Producers Guild Awards,” “The Peabody Awards” and “Hollywood Film Awards.”
Rickey Minor is a composer and music director who has worked with such renowned recording artists as Whitney Houston, Adele, Keith Urban, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, Sting, Usher and Beyoncé. His numerous television credits include “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” “American Idol” and the “Kennedy Center Honors.” Additionally, he has worked on several major live events and award shows, including some of the most memorable Super Bowl and GRAMMY Awards performances. He has received seven Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Music Direction for his work on “Genius: A Night for Ray Charles,” “An Evening of Stars: A Tribute to Chaka Khan,” “The 50th Annual GRAMMY Awards,” “The 51stAnnual GRAMMY Awards,” “Smithsonian Salutes Ray Charles: In Performance at the White House,” “Stayin’ Alive: A GRAMMY Salute to the Music of the Bee Gees” and “Taking The Stage: African American Music.”
Supervising producer Rob Paine has more than 200 television credits to his name, earning six Emmy Award nominations and a 2012 Peabody Award. For more than 20 years, Paine has specialized in live, large-scale television events, including the “Academy Awards,” the “Super Bowl Halftime Show,” the “Kennedy Center Honors,” political conventions, concerts and comedy specials.