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Jimmy Kimmel to Host the 2016 Emmy Awards

Originally posted 03/07/2016 08:30AM

And the Emmy (host gig) goes to ... Jimmy Kimmel!

The Jimmy Kimmel Live! star will emcee the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards on Sept. 18, PEOPLE and Good Morning America can exclusively announce.

Kimmel, 48, previously hosted TV's biggest night in 2012.

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Lady Gaga Is Inching Her Way to Becoming the World’s Youngest EGOT Ever

Lady Gaga Is Inching Her Way to Becoming the World’s Youngest EGOT Ever

Originally posted 01/14/2016 05:40PM

Lady Gaga's exciting Oscar nomination comes with a perk even cooler than gracing the red carpet – the chance to land among the elite stars who've won Hollywood's grand slam.

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Here's What Viola Davis Has to Say About Any 'Backlash' Over Her Historic Emmys Speech

Originally posted 09/24/2015 04:25PM

Viola Davis made Emmy history last weekend when she became the first black star to win outstanding lead actress in a drama series for her work as Annalise Keating in How to Get Away with Murder.

Twitter overflowed with support for Davis, 50, after her inspiring acceptance speech about the need for more diversity in Hollywood.

"The only thing that separates women of color from everyone else is opportunity," she said. "You cannot win an Emmy for roles that are simply not there."

But General Hospital actress Nancy Lee Grahn made headlines after tweeting that Davis is "elite" and "has never been discriminated against," adding that she wished "she'd brought every woman in the picture" instead of focusing on her experience as an African-American performer.

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Ellie Kemper's Emmys Dress Took 800 Hours to Bead! (Plus, 7 More Fun Facts About Her Look)

Ellie Kemper's Emmys Dress Took 800 Hours to Bead! (Plus, 7 More Fun Facts About Her Look)

Originally posted 09/24/2015 10:40AM

All the exclusive details on the Unbreakable Kimmie Schmidt star’s stunning gown

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Transparent Costars Bradley Whitford and Amy Landecker Are Reportedly Dating!

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Transparent Costars Bradley Whitford and Amy Landecker Are Reportedly Dating!

Originally posted 09/23/2015 04:30PM

It's a match made in TV heaven.

Transparent actors Bradley Whitford and Amy Landecker are dating, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The two have been together since this summer, and while they both star in the hit Amazon series, THR reports that they didn't meet while filming.

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Emmy-Winning Producer Charged with Attempted Murder

Emmy-Winning Producer Charged with Attempted Murder

Originally posted 09/23/2015 02:00AM

Daytime Emmy winning producer, Andre Salamán Bautista has been charged with attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon, PEOPLE can confirm.

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Why Niecy Nash Calls Her Emmy Loss the 'Best Moment of the Night'

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Why Niecy Nash Calls Her Emmy Loss the 'Best Moment of the Night'

Originally posted 09/22/2015 02:00PM

When Getting On star Niecy Nash lost to Allison Janneyfor outstanding supporting actress in a comedy series at the Emmys on Sunday, something happened that truly made her night one to remember.

"The best moment of the night was when they called my category and I did not win, and my husband looked at me and he said 'You do know that you will always be my leading lady'," Nash, 45, told PEOPLE at the premiere of her new show Scream Queens in Los Angeles on Monday. "And I was like 'This night just got better! All right!' I felt amazing."

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Kate Hudson Celebrates Her 'Movie Mama' Margo Martindale's Emmy Win on Mother's Day Set

Originally posted 09/22/2015 12:35PM

Congratulations are in order for Margo Martindale.

The actress, 64, won the 2015 Emmy for outstanding guest actress in a drama series for FX's The Americans. She was also nominated for the role in 2013 and 2014.

Martindale was unable to attend the 67th Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday as she is currently filming her upcoming movie Mother's Day in Atlanta – but that didn't stop her costars from celebrating her win.

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