Exclusive: Have we sneakily uncovered the secret Emmy Awards ceremony rundown?

To promote Monday’s Emmy Awards ceremony, the Television Academy and photographers have been uploading pictures from the Nokia Theatre this week. Based on those photos, we have used our best “Sherlock” skills to determine the secretive ceremony rundown for the 26 categories.

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Photo cards used as seat holders are a regular tradition at awards shows. They help the directors and camera operators run through all of their potential moves before the actual live show. Looking at our photo above, you can see that Julia Roberts‘ (“The Normal Heart“) category of Best TV Movie/Miniseries Supporting Actress is listed as A9 (the ninth awards category of the night). Matthew McConaughey (“True Detective“) is both A24 (Best Drama Actor) and A26 (as a producer for Best Drama Series). Taylor Schilling (“Orange is the New Black“) is A6, so her category of Best Comedy Actress is the sixth of the evening.

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Based on those cards and many others, this rundown is most likely the schedule for Monday’s ceremony. Please keep in mind that producers might decide to move some of these categories around in the next 48 hours.

1. Comedy Supporting Actor
2. Comedy Directing or Writing
3. Comedy Supporting Actress
4. Comedy Directing or Writing
5. Comedy Actor
6. Comedy Actress
7. Reality Competition Program
8. Movie Directing or Writing
9. Movie Supporting Actress
10. Movie Supporting Actor
11. Movie Directing or Writing
12. Movie Actor
13. Movie Actress
14. Movie or Miniseries
15. Movie or Miniseries
16. Variety Special Writing
17. Variety Special Directing
18. Variety Series
19. Drama Supporting Actor
20. Drama Directing or Writing
21. Drama Supporting Actress
22. Drama Directing or Writing
23. Drama Actress
24. Drama Actor
25. Comedy Series
26. Drama Series

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The 66th annual Emmys will air live on NBC Monday night and will be hosted by Seth Meyers. Here is a full list of the announced presenters for the show.

Uzo Aduba
Scott Bakula
Halle Berry
Stephen Colbert
Bryan Cranston
Billy Crystal (tribute to Robin Williams)
Viola Davis
Zooey Deschanel
Jimmy Fallon
Ricky Gervais
Chris Hardwick
Woody Harrelson
Lena Headey
Katherine Heigl
Allison Janney
Mindy Kaling
Keegan-Michael Key & Jordan Peele
Jimmy Kimmel
Adam Levine
Lucy Liu
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julianna Margulies
Matthew McConaughey
Debra Messing
Joe Morton
John Mulaney
Hayden Panettiere
Jim Parsons
Amy Poehler
Julia Roberts
Andy Samberg
Liev Schreiber
Octavia Spencer
Gwen Stefani
Sofia Vergara
Kate Walsh
Kerry Washington
Allison Williams

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