bryan cranston matthew mcconaughey emmys 2014 Emmys 2014: Bryan Cranston, Matthew McConaughey and Kerry Washington set to presentThe 66th Emmy Awards are quickly approaching and as we know from previous years, a handful of extremely talented actors are chosen to hand out the honors to TV’s brightest stars on the night.

Don Mischer, executive producer of the big night’s program, has announced the first batch of accomplished household names, who will be among the presenters at the 2014 ceremony.

Set to present are two-time winner and 2014 Emmy nominee Bryan Cranston (“Breaking Bad”); Oscar and Emmy winner Halle Berry (“Extant”); Oscar winner and 2014 nominee Woody Harrelson (“True Detective”); Golden Globe nominee Zooey Deschanel (“New Girl”); Grammy winner Adam Levine (“The Voice”); two-time Emmy nominee Kerry Washington (“Scandal”); Oscar winner Julia Roberts (“The Normal Heart”); Oscar winner and 2014 Emmy nominee; Matthew McConaughey (“True Detective”); 2014 Emmy nominee Amy Poehler (“Parks and Recreation); Grammy winner Gwen Stefani (“The Voice”); four-time Emmy winner Julia Louis-Dreyfus (“Veep”); three-time Emmy winner Jim Parsons (“The Big Bang Theory”); and 2014 nominee Julianna Margulies (“The Good Wife”).

Find out who takes home the coveted trophies when the 66th Emmy Awards, hosted by Seth Meyers, airs Monday, Aug. 25 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on NBC.

Posted by:Sarah Huggins