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Emmys: Billy Crystal to pay tribute to Williams

This Feb. 28, 2004 file photo shows Oscar host Billy Crystal, center, and presenter Robin Williams, right, joking around after a writers' meeting for the 76th annual Academy Awards in Los Angeles. The producer of the Emmys says that Billy Crystal will pay tribute to Robin Williams during the awards ceremony. Executive producer Don Mischer said that Crystal will honor Williams as part of the traditional “in memoriam” segment for industry members who died during the past year. Williams was found dead by suicide in his Northern California home Aug. 11.  (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Billy Crystal will pay tribute to Robin Williams, his longtime friend and fellow comedian, at next week’s Emmy Awards.

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Seth Meyers prizes his new role as Emmycast host

This July 13, 2014 file photo shows Seth Meyers at the NBC 2014 Summer TCA held at the Beverly Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. Meyers will serve as master of ceremonies when “The Prime-Time Emmy Awards” airs Monday at 8 p.m. EDT on NBC. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Seth Meyers is no stranger to live television. For years he anchored “Weekend Update” on “Saturday Night Live.”

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And the Emmy winners are…? We’re happy to guess!

This image released by HBO shows Matthew McConaughey, left, and Woody Harrelson from the HBO series "True Detective." Both Harrelson and McConaughey were nominated for Emmy Awards for best actor in a drama series for their roles in the series. The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards will be presented Aug. 25 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.  (AP Photo/HBO, Michele K. Short)

Truth be told, we’re both perplexed about which Emmy nominees will carry trophies home from Monday’s ceremony.

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MTV Video Music Awards to open with a ‘Bang’

This combo made from file photos shows, from left, Ariana Grande, Jessie J, and Nicki Minaj. The trio will kick off Sunday’s MTV Video Music Awards with their new song “Bang Bang." (Photos by Omar Vega/Evan Agostini/John Shearer/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The MTV Video Music Awards will open with a “Bang.”

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Debbie Reynolds to get SAG Life Achievement Award

In this May 21, 2013 file photo, actress Debbie Reynolds poses for a portrait in Beverly Hills, Calif. Reynolds will be honored with the 2014 SAG Lifetime Achievement Award During the Screen Actors Guild Awards ceremony on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015.  (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Screen Actors Guild is honoring Debbie Reynolds for her professional and humanitarian accomplishments.

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