2017 Emmys Presenters Include Jessica Biel, Anna Faris and Oprah Winfrey

Anthony Anderson, Lea Michele and Reese Witherspoon will also appear onstage September 17

By Zach Johnson Sep 06, 2017 2:45 PMTags

The biggest night in television is almost here!

The first wave of presenters for the 2017 Emmys has been announced, which includes both nominees (Anthony Anderson, Reese Witherspoon) and ineligible stars (Jason Bateman, Jessica Biel) whose shows will be in consideration for the 70th Primetime Emmys next year.

It's sure to be quite a show, as The Late Show's Stephen Colbert has been tapped to host the main event from L.A.'s Microsoft Theater, broadcast live Sunday, Sept. 17, at 8 p.m. ET on CBS.

Here is the first group of presenters:

2017 Emmy Nominations: Complete List of Nominees
Iain Armitage

Big Little Lies

Riz Ahmed

The Night Of (Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie nominee)

Anthony Anderson

black-ish (Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series nominee)

Alec Baldwin

Saturday Night Live (Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series nominee)

Jason Bateman


Jessica Biel

The Sinner

Alexis Bledel

The Handmaid's Tale (Winner, Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series)

Rachel Bloom

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (Nominee, Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics)

Matt Bomer

The Last Tycoon

Carol Burnett

The Carol Burnett Show

Dave Chappelle

Saturday Night Live (Winner, Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series)

Priyanka Chopra


James Corden

The Late Late Show (Winner, Outstanding Variety Special, Outstanding Special Class Program)

Viola Davis

How to Get Away With Murder (Nominee, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series)

Laura Dern

Big Little Lies (Nominee, Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie)

Tracee Ellis Ross

black-ish (Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series nominee)

Edie Falco

Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders

Anna Faris


Mark Feuerstein


Jane Fonda

Grace and Frankie (Nominee, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series)

Jermaine Fowler

Superior Donuts

Chris Hardwick

The Wall

Allison Janney

Mom (Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series nominee)

Rashida Jones

Angie Tribeca

Nicole Kidman

Big Little Lies (Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie nominee)

Zoë Kravitz

Big Little Lies

Norman Lear

One Day at a Time

LL Cool J

Lip Sync Battle (Nominee, Outstanding Structured Reality Program)

Seth MacFarlane

Family Guy (Winner, Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance)

Sonequa Martin-Green

Star Trek: Discovery

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Additional presenters will be announced at a later date.

NBC's Saturday Night Live and HBO's Westworld lead the nominees, with 22 nominations each.