The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) have announced the host as well as the presenters for the 42nd Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards.
The News and DocumentaryAwards will be presented as two individual ceremonies. On Tuesday, September 28th, the categories honouring News Programming will be presented, and on Wednesday, September 29th, the categories honouring Documentaries.
The Documentary ceremony will be hosted by Emmy-Award winner Carlos Watson, host of The Carlos Watson Show and CEO of OZY. Other presenters for the ceremony include:
- June Cross (Documentary Filmmaker and Columbia Journalism School Professor)
- CJ Hunt (Documentary Filmmaker, The Neutral Ground)
- Sonja Sohn (Documentary Filmmaker, The Slow Hustle/ Actress, Body Of Proof and The Wire)
The News Ceremony will be hosted by a group of presenters made up of news industry leaders. These presenters include:
- Wolf Blitzer (Anchor, CNN, The Situation Room)
- Jonathan Capehart (Host, MSNBC’s The Sunday Show)
- Juju Chang (Co-Anchor, ABC News, Nightline)
- Norah O’Donnell (Anchor and Managing Editor, CBS Evening News)
- Teresa Rodriguez (Anchor, Univision News)
- Alzo Slade (News Correspondent, VICE)
- Stephanie Sy (Anchor, PBS NewsHour West)
- Julio Vaqueiro (Anchor, Telemundo, Noticas)
The two ceremonies will air on the WatchTheEmmysTV platform at 8 pm EDT/ 5 pm PDT on there retrospective days.