Seth Meyers Hosting 2014 Emmy Awards

late-night-with-seth-meyers-series-premiere2014 has been very good to Seth Meyers. Exactly two months after taking over Late Night, Meyers has been tapped to host the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards, airing August 25 on NBC.

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“Seth’s expertise and ease in front of a live audience during his time at SNL, as well as his comedic brilliance both as a writer and in front of the camera on SNL and Late Night, makes him the perfect choice to host the Emmys,” Paul Telegdy, President, Late Night and Alternative Programming, NBC Entertainment said in a statement on Thursday. “Plus, with Don’s vast experience at putting these type of big productions together, we’ll be in great hands.”

In addition to Late Night, Meyers’ previous hosting duties include the 2010 and 2011 ESPY Awards, as well as the 2011 White House Correspondents Dinner.

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