ABC News Live offering Emmys preview Sunday

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Streaming news channel ABC News Live is planning a virtual preshow ahead of the 72nd Emmy Awards Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020.

“Countdown to the Emmys” will broadcast live from ABC News headquarters in New York with “Good Morning America” weekend anchors Eva Pilgrim and Whit Johnson along with correspondent Janai Norman starting at 6:30 p.m. eastern.

ABC News Correspondent Chris Connelly and ESPN’s The Undefeated Senior Entertainment Reporter Kelley Carter will join live from outside the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

John R. Green is executive producer for “Countdown to the Emmys.” Katie den Daas and Catherine McKenzie are co-executive producers. Justin Dial is senior executive producer for ABC News Live.

“Countdown to the Emmys” will stream globally ahead of the main broadcast that starts at 8 p.m. eastern with host Jimmy Kimmel.