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Emmys: Viola Davis, Andy Samberg Added as Presenters

10:10 AM PST 08/14/2014 by Philiana Ng
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Viola Davis

Octavia Spencer, Lucy Liu and Debra Messing will also take the stage Aug. 25

The second wave of presenters has been announced for the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards.

Viola Davis, Allison Janney, Keegan-Michael Key, Lucy Liu, Debra Messing, Jordan Peele, Andy Samberg, Octavia Spencer and Sofia Vergara have been added to the presenters list at this year's awards show, taking place Monday, Aug. 25. It will air live on both coasts from the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live beginning at 5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET on NBC.

Executive producer Don Mischer announced the news Thursday.

They join previously announced presenters Bryan Cranston, Woody Harrelson, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Julianna Margulies, Matthew McConaughey, Jim Parsons, Amy Poehler, Julia Roberts, Kerry Washington, Halle Berry, Zooey Deschanel, Adam Levine and Gwen Stefani.

The Emmys are produced by Don Mischer Productions and will be hosted by Late Night's Seth Meyers, who promised that the telecast would be "upbeat and fun."

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