The concluding band of celebrities to handout kudos at the 60th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards has been announced. Among the A-listers agreeing to join the festivities are "Grey's Anatomy" stars Patrick Dempsey and Sandra Oh, "Sex and the City" actress Cynthia Nixon, "30 Rock" lead man Alec Baldwin, and one of "Lipstick Jungle" principal cast Brooke Shields.
Other television thesps confirmed to present the winged-lady statuettes include Glenn Close, Craig Ferguson, Sally Field, Ricky Gervais, Martin Sheen, Kathryn Joosten and Glynn Turman. In addition, audience will be seeing the pairing-up appearances by comedians, Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart, and TV stars, Mary Tyler Moore and Betty White.
"These are our last group of presenters, and I have to say that we are thrilled with the caliber of talent that will be presenting Emmys at this year's show," explained Executive Producer Ken Ehrlich when announcing the last batch of presenters. "Tune in on Sunday to see the vast array of celebrities that best represent the last 60 years of television on our stage."
The 2008 Primetime Emmy Awards will be aired live from Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday, September 21, starting on 8 P.M. to 11 P.M. ET/PT on ABC. It will be hosted by Ryan Seacrest, Tom Bergeron, Howie Mandel, Heidi Klum and Jeff Probst. In addition, among the nominees competing for the recognition of excellence in American primetime television programming are "30 Rock", "Pushing Daisies" and "Dancing with the Stars".