Bass to design 53rd annual kudocast's look

Production designer Steve Bass has been tapped to design the 53rd annual Primetime Emmy Awards kudocast.

Bass, who was responsible for the look of VH1′s recent inaugural “My VH1 Music Awards,” also is production designer for the 2002 Salt Lake City Winter Olympics Medals Plaza.

The Emmys will be held Sept. 16 at L.A.’s Shrine Auditorium and telecast on CBS.

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