ABC News Live's "Countdown to the Emmys" special to stream ahead of awards show

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Sunday, September 20, 2020

ABC News Live's "Countdown to the Emmys," a virtual red carpet pre-show, will stream live ahead of the 72nd Emmy Awards Sunday, September 20 starting at 6:30 p.m. EDT.

You can watch the live stream on your TV by downloading the ABC7NY app on your streaming home device including Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV, and Roku -- just search "ABC7 New York."

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The 90-minute live special hosted by "Good Morning America" weekend co-anchors Eva Pilgrim and Whit Johnson, and ABC News correspondent Janai Norman, from ABC News headquarters in New York.

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"Countdown to the Emmys" will feature live interviews with nominees; showcase the most diverse group of nominees ever; predict who will win and who might surprise during the ceremony; spotlight the unprecedented year for TV production; and revisit some of the greatest fashion to grace Emmys red carpets of the past, along with a glimpse at this year's "couch couture."

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Pilgrim, Norman, and Johnson will be joined by ABC News correspondent Chris Connelly and ESPN's The Undefeated senior entertainment reporter Kelley Carter live from outside of the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

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Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, the "72nd Emmy Awards" will broadcast live Sunday, September 20, at 8 p.m. EDT on ABC.