Besides airing the 54th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, NBC will also run pre- and post-ceremony shows Sunday, Sept. 22.
Leading into the program, Today's Katie Couric and Matt Lauer will
host Countdown to the Emmys from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. John Irwin will
executive-produce the special, which will be produced by Broadway Video.
After a break for local news, Pat O'Brien and Nancy O'Dell of Access
Hollywood will anchor Backstage Access from 11:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
EST. Rob Silverstein will executive-produce the show, a production of NBC
The Emmys will be emceed by Conan O'Brien, host of NBC's Late Night with