September 11, 2012 1:37pm PT by Lesley Goldberg
Emmys 2012: Louis C.K., Jim Parsons, Amy Poehler Among Presenters
The first round of Emmy presenters have been announced and the list is high on comedy nominees.
Comedy acting nominees Louis C.K. (Louie), Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory) and Amy Poehler (Parks and Recreation) lead the list of presenters for the Sept. 23 ceremony.
The trio will be joined by former Golden Globes host (and creator of The Office) Ricky Gervais, Once Upon a Time star Ginnifer Goodwin and Mindy Kaling, who segue from The Office into her new Fox comedy The Mindy Project this fall.
Don Mischer will executive produce the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards with Jimmy Kimmel on board to host. ABC will air the Emmys live on Sept. 23 at 8 p.m. live from the Nokia Theater at L.A. Live in Los Angeles.