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New Emmy winners Kathy Bates, Jimmy Fallon join presenters at Sunday's show

By Chris Beachum
By Chris Beachum
Sep 20 2012 13:57 pm

Newly crowned Emmy winners Kathy Bates (Best Comedy Guest Actress for "Two and a Half Men") and Jimmy Fallon (Best Comedy Guest Actor for "Saturday Night Live") have been added to the growing roster of presenters for the Emmy Awards this Sunday.

Both of them could win again - Bates is also nominated as Best Drama Actress for "Harry's Law"; Fallon has a bid in Best Variety Series for "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon."

Last weekend's drama guest acting champs Jeremy Davies ("Justified") and Martha Plimpton ("The Good Wife") were added to the show's lineup on Wednesday.

Other new names on the presenter list include current nominees Steve Buscemi ("Boardwalk Empire") and Stephen Colbert ("Colbert Report") plus Aziz Ansari ("Parks and Recreation"), Kat Dennings ("2 Broke Girls"), Jane Levy ("Suburgatory"), Seth MacFarlane ("Family Guy"), Hayden Panettiere ("Nashville"), Matthew Perry ("Go On"), James Van Der Beek ("Don't Trust... Apt. 23"), and Damon Wayans, Jr. ("Happy Endings").

Previous Emmy champs already announced as ceremony presenters are Andre Braugher ("Homicide: Life on the Street"; "Thief"), Louis C.K. ("Louie"), Jon Cryer ("Two and a Half Men"), Claire Danes ("Temple Grandin"), Tina Fey ("30 Rock"; "Saturday Night Live"), Michael J. Fox ("Family Ties"; "Spin City"; "Rescue Me"), Ricky Gervais ("The Office"), Ron Howard ("Arrested Development"), Julianna Margulies ("E.R."; "The Good Wife"), Melissa McCarthy ("Mike and Molly"), Jim Parsons ("The Big Bang Theory"), and Kiefer Sutherland ("24").

2012 Emmy nominees appearing on the show will be Connie Britton ("American Horror Story"), Zooey Deschanel ("New Girl"), Giancarlo Esposito ("Breaking Bad"), Jon Hamm ("Mad Men"), Julianne Moore ("Game Change"), and Amy Poehler ("Parks and Recreation").

Ginnifer Goodwin ("Once Upon a Time"), Mindy Kaling ("The Mindy Project"), Lucy Liu ("Elementary"), Emily VanCamp ("Revenge"), and Kerry Washington ("Scandal") will be presenting as well.

The 64th annual Emmy Awards hosted by Jimmy Kimmel will air on ABC this Sunday, September 23, at 8pm (ET); 5pm (PT).

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