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Don Mischer Returning to Produce 2016 Emmy Awards

Don Mischer will return as producer of this year’s Emmy Awards. Charlie Haykel and Juliane Hare of Don Mischer Productions will be co-executive producing. Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, the 68th Emmys telecast will air on September 18 on ABC.

“We’re honored to be producing the Emmys for ABC and the Television Academy.  We love Jimmy Kimmel,” said Mischer. “He brings a level of smart humor, fun and unpredictability, which is the perfect combination for this show. With the high quality of television and Jimmy as host, get ready for a funny and adventurous Emmys this year!”

This will be the 14th year that Don Mischer Productions will produce the Emmy Awards telecast. Mischer himself has won 15 Emmy Awards. The Mischer team has also produced the Academy Awards, the Billboard Music Awards, The Kennedy Center Honors, Superbowl Halftime Shows and the Opening Ceremonies of the Winter and Summer Olympics.

The Television Academy will be announcing the 68th Emmy Award nominees on July 14. The 2016 Emmy Awards will air September 18 on ABC at 7 p.m. ET and 4 p.m. PT.

 

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