The CW will usher in the biggest night on television with a live pre-show hosted by Lara Spencer, anchor, “The Insider” and Kevin Frazier, weekend anchor and correspondent, “Entertainment Tonight” on Sunday, Aug. 30 (7:00-8:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on the CW. The pre-show will be the first hour of 3-hour telecast that will open the star-studded evening with Vanessa Williams hosting the 36th ANNUAL DAYTIME ENTERTAINMENT EMMY® AWARDS airing live (8:00-11:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on the CW.
The pre-show places Spencer and Frazier in the middle of the Daytime Emmy red carpet madness for exclusive interviews with nominees, presenters and special guests. Spencer and Frazier will mingle with the stars, breaking all the news on the event’s biggest names, stories and fashion.
The Daytime Emmy’s live pre-show will be executive produced by David McKenzie. Cindy Clark serves as co-executive producer and Chris Donovan will direct.
Lara Spencer is anchor of “The Insider,” the second-highest-rated syndicated entertainment newsmagazine, after only sister show “Entertainment Tonight.” Spencer has been an anchor of “The Insider” since its inception in fall 2004, when it premiered with the highest-rated debut of any newsmagazine in syndication since 1996.
This year, Kevin Frazier begins his sixth season as weekend anchor and correspondent of “Entertainment Tonight,” the #1 entertainment newsmagazine in the world. Since 2004, Frazier has interviewed some of Hollywood’s hottest stars and covered some of the industry’s biggest events