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On Sunday, September 20, Jimmy Kimmel hosted the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards live from the Staples Center. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, presenters and nominees were piped in remotely from their homes.

In this video grab captured on Sept. 20, 2020, courtesy of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and ABC Entertainment, host Jimmy Kimmel speaks during the 72nd Emmy Awards broadcast. (The Television Academy and ABC Entertainment via AP)
Actress Tracee Ellis Ross gets a coronavirus test as she arrives for the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards at Staples Center, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
A driver gets a coronavirus test before entering the parking lot for the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards at Staples Center, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
A digital sign for the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards is seen behind statues of Los Angeles sports legends in an empty plaza outside Staples Center, site of the Emmys, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
A sign listing COVID-19 protocols and restrictions stands outside a production facility for the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards near Staples Center, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
Signs listing COVID-19 protocols and restrictions stand outside the entrance to the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards at Staples Center, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
Security guards patrol the entrance to the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards at Staples Center, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
Pedestrians cross an empty street before the 2020 Primetime Emmy Awards at Staples Center, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
Jimmy Kimmel and Jennifer Aniston present the Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series during the 72nd Emmy Awards telecast on Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020 at 8:00 PM EDT/5:00 PM PDT on ABC. (Invision for the Television Academy/AP)
Jennifer Aniston, left, and Jimmy Kimmel sanitize the winner’s envelope during the 72nd Emmy Awards telecast on Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020 at 8:00 PM EDT/5:00 PM PDT on ABC. (Invision for the Television Academy/AP)
Host Jimmy Kimmel speaks on stage during the 72nd Emmy Awards telecast on Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020 at 8:00 PM EDT/5:00 PM PDT on ABC. (Invision for the Television Academy/AP)
Jason Bateman, lower left, in the audience as host Jimmy Kimmel speaks during the 72nd Emmy Awards telecast on Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020 at 8:00 PM EDT/5:00 PM PDT on ABC. (Invision for the Television Academy/AP)
In this video grab captured on Sept. 20, 2020, courtesy of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and ABC Entertainment, Jason Bateman appears in the audience surrounded by cardboard cutouts during the 72nd Emmy Awards broadcast. (The Television Academy and ABC Entertainment via AP)
In this video grab captured on Sept. 20, 2020, courtesy of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and ABC Entertainment, Catherine O’Hara accepts the award for outstanding lead actress in a comedy series for “Schitt’s Creek” during the 72nd Emmy Awards broadcast. (The Television Academy and ABC Entertainment via AP)
John Oliver from “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver” accepts the Emmy for Outstanding Variety Talk Series during the 72nd Emmy Awards telecast on Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020 at 8:00 PM EDT/5:00 PM PDT on ABC. (Invision for the Television Academy/AP)
Lin-Manuel Miranda, left, and Count von Count speak during the 72nd Emmy Awards telecast on Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020 at 8:00 PM EDT/5:00 PM PDT on ABC. (Invision for the Television Academy/AP)
Eugene Levy, left, and Daniel Levy from “Schitt’s Creek” accept the Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series during the 72nd Emmy Awards telecast on Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020 at 8:00 PM EDT/5:00 PM PDT on ABC. (Invision for the Television Academy/AP)
David Letterman presents the Emmy for Outstanding Variety Talk Series during the 72nd Emmy Awards telecast on Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020 at 8:00 PM EDT/5:00 PM PDT on ABC. (Invision for the Television Academy/AP)

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