As the world still mourns the death of beloved actor Robin Williams, The Emmy Awards producer Don Mischer announced that Billy Crystal will honor the late actor and comedian during the In Memoriam segment at The 66th Annual Emmy Awards, which airs Monday, August 25 at 8 PM ET on NBC. Take a look at the official announcement below.
Emmy Awards Executive Producer Don Mischer announced this morning at the Red Carpet Rollout that Billy Crystal will pay tribute to Robin Williams during the In Memoriam segment of The 66th Emmy Awards.
Additionally, Mischer announced that the In Memoriam segment will feature a performance from Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles.
The 66th Emmy Awards will air coast-to-coast on Monday, August 25 (8:00 PM EDT live / 5:00 PM PDT live) on NBC.
Produced by Don Mischer Productions, The 66th Emmy Awards will be hosted by Seth Meyers.
Billy Crystal starred alongside Robin Williams in films such as Hamlet, Fathers’ Day and Deconstructing Harry. They also co-hosted the Comic Relief telethons alongside Whoopi Goldberg that aired between 1986 and 2010.