Andy Samberg to Host the Emmys on Fox in September

Fox didn’t have to look far for the perfect comedian to host the Emmys this September.

Former Saturday Night Live star Andy Samberg – who plays Det. Jake Peralta on Fox’s Sunday night comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine – will take over the emcee duties on Sept. 20.

It is Fox’s turn this year to air the Emmys, which will air live coast-to-coast (8-11 p.m. ET/5-8 p.m. PT).

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Screen Actors Glasses: Stylish Lady Frames Ruled the SAG Awards

It was all in the eyes at this year’s Screen Actors Guild Awards.

After inspiring a Twitter account with her specs at the Golden Globes, Lupita Nyong’o stepped up to the SAG Awards stage wearing glasses again – and she appears to have started a trend.

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STARRING Mindy Kaling & B.J. Novak

Mindy Project star and avid Nora Ephron fan Kaling, 35, and longtime friend Novak, 35, already have the repartee that rom-coms are made of.

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SNL Season Finale Recap: The Return of Andy Samberg And Many Others

Saturday Night Live generally keeps its departed cast members close, unless you’ve done something to really offend the show. So having Golden Globe winner and Brooklyn Nine-Nine star Andy Samberg on to host the last episode of the show’s season wasn’t a stretch, though the parade of alumni the show brought out at different points felt appropriately momentous for a season-closer.

The show’s cold open tackled the Jay Z/Solange drama (or “Elevatorgate”), with Maya Rudolph returning to play Beyoncé.

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