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Several Asian American stars to present at 2021 Emmy Awards

Saturday Night Live’s Bowen Yang will be among the presenters at the 2021 Emmy Awards Sunday.

It will be a big night for Yang. In July, he became the first ever featured player on Saturday Night Live to receive an Emmy nomination.

He is up for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a comedy series.

Other Asian Americans up for awards include Phillipa Soo for Outstanding Supporting Actress for a limited or drama series in Hamilton.

Padma Lakshmi is nominated in the category for Outstanding Host for a reality or competition program with her co-hosts Tom Collicchio and Gail Simmons for Top Chefs. As an executive producer of the program, she could also win in the category of Outstanding Competition Program along with the show’s co-executive producers Tracy Tong and Thi Nguyen.

Indian Matchmaking is in the category for Outstanding Unstructured Reality Program. Smitri Mundhra is one of the show’s executive producers and and Hoo Im Kim is a supervising producer.

Among the presenters are Mindy Kaling, Ken Jeong and Hailee Steinfeld.

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