[08/11/08 - 03:16 PM] The 60th Annual Primetime Emmy(R) Awards on ABC Will "Look Mahvelous" and Feature Some of the Most Unforgettable Lines in Television History, Recited by Entertainment's Biggest Stars Among those participating: Alec Baldwin, William Baldwin, Ricky Gervais, Kelsey Grammer, Heidi Klum, Denis Leary, Helen Mirren, Jeremy Piven, Doris Roberts, William Shatner, James Spader and Donald Trump.
[via press release from ABC]
"THE 60TH ANNUAL PRIMETIME EMMY� AWARDS" ON ABC WILL "LOOK MAHVELOUS" AND FEATURE SOME OF THE MOST UNFORGETTABLE LINES IN TELEVISION HISTORY, RECITED BY ENTERTAINMENT'S BIGGEST STARS
In honor of the 60th anniversary of the Primetime Emmy Awards, the telecast will "live long and prosper" when it features some of TV's most unforgettable classic lines from the past 60 years as recited by some of entertainment's biggest stars, including Alec Baldwin, William Baldwin, Ricky Gervais, Kelsey Grammer, Heidi Klum, Denis Leary, Helen Mirren, Jeremy Piven, Doris Roberts, William Shatner, James Spader, Donald Trump and many more. "The 60th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards" air live, SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 (8:00-11:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network. "Good night, John Boy."
Said executive producer Ken Ehrlich: "Celebrating the Academy's 60th birthday will be an important part of this year's Emmy show, but we wanted to do it in a way that tied several generations of television's past to the present. By having many of television's brightest stars of today recall their favorite television lines, we've been able to have it all, and we think this will be one of the most fun segments of a very exciting and fresh Emmy show."
"The 60th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards" is being produced by AEG Ehrlich Ventures LLC. Ehrlich is executive producer, along with producer Renato Basile and co-producer Danette Herman. Louis J. Horvitz is directing.