Velvet, the country's source of Hollywood drama and glamour, presents
this year's highly anticipated and most prestigious awards night in television—the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards.
Held at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles, the Primetime Emmy Awards are presented in recognition of excellence in American primetime television programming. Some of the categories awarded are Outstanding Comedy, Drama and Mini series, Outstanding Lead Actor and Actress, Outstanding Casting, Cinematography, Writing and Directing to name a few.
Hosted by How I Met Your Mother star Neil Patrick Harris, the 2009 Emmys also features a stellar group of presenters, including the stars of 24, True Blood, Gossip Girl, and Grey's Anatomy. Harris is also one of the producers of this year's broadcast.
Only the fun and fabulous entertainment channel Velvet has offered complete coverage of the Primetime Emmys three years in a row. This year's much-awaited coverage kicks off with two specials featuring the most memorable milestones in Emmys history—Great Primetime Emmy Moments (with replays on September 26 at 2:30pm ), and the 60th Primetime Emmy Awards Highlights (with replays on September 20 at 8:30pm and September 26 at 3pm).
The rerun of the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards will air on September 26 (Saturday) starting at 7 pm.
Don't miss one of the brightest evenings in Hollywood! Celebrate the best of TV with Velvet, the home of the Primetime Emmy Awards, available on SkyCable Platinum, SkyCable Gold, SkyCable Silver and other quality cable operators nationwide.