Los Angeles, CA, September 13, 2018 – As the stars come together for television’s biggest night, “E! News’” Giuliana Rancic and Jason Kennedy will once again headline E!'s "Live From The Red Carpet: The 2018 Emmy Awards" and bring fans the most spontaneous and authentic interviews with primetime TV’s biggest stars and nominees alongside E! correspondents Zuri Hall and Morgan Stewart. E! will provide viewers with unparalleled multi-platform coverage on-air, on digital and across mobile and social live from Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California on Monday, September 17th as coverage begins at 4:30pm ET/1:30pm PT with “Countdown to the Red Carpet: The 2018 Emmy Awards.”
Comprehensive coverage begins with “Countdown to the Red Carpet: The 2018 Emmy Awards” featuring “Very Cavallari” star Kristin Cavallari, celebrity stylist Brad Goreski, co-host of “The Real” Jeannie Mai, pop culture personality Nina Parker and E! correspondent Kristin Dos Santos, along with “The Rundown’s” Erin Lim as they count down 18 of the most anticipated stars and Emmy nominees gracing the red carpet. As part of the network's second screen live coverage, E! will introduce its first-ever “E! Stream the Red Carpet” digital show on Twitter at @enews in conjunction with “Live From the Red Carpet” beginning at 6:00pm ET/ 3:00pm PT featuring Jeannie Mai, Brad Goreski, and Kristen Dos Santos. Presenting a unique opportunity for fans to comment on the red carpet arrivals and fashion in real-time and interact with E!’s panel of Hollywood experts reporting from the red carpet, “E! Stream the Red Carpet” puts viewers right in the middle of all the Emmys excitement.
As soon as the ceremony wraps, Zuri Hall goes one-on-one with the big winners and Morgan Stewart, celebrity stylist Jason Bolden, Nina Parker and Brendan Schaub (“Fighter and the Kid” podcast) break down the major moments of the night including the surprise wins and snubs, the fashion standouts, and the most buzzworthy speeches and performances during the "E! After Party: The 2018 Emmy Awards.” “Daily Pop,” and “Live From E!” will also have dedicated Emmys coverage leading up to the big night. Plus, “E! News” gets a special look at the gold carpet roll out, along with a sneak peek inside the Governor’s Ball and interviews with Emmy hosts Michael Che and Colin Jost of “Saturday Night Live.” Then on Tuesday, September 18th, “E! News” talks to the winners, recaps the most memorable moments of the night and gives fans a look inside the Emmy after parties at 7:00pm ET/ PT.
The fan-favorite “E! Glambot” also makes its return to the Emmys with music video director and creative director, Cole Walliser, to capture one of a kind red carpet moments in a breathtaking and innovative way, and immersing fans even deeper into all of the action, as it happens.
Digital & Social
“E! News’” fan-favorite Instagram Stories will also feature a special edition of Emmys coverage on Monday, September 17th and Tuesday, September 18th, delivering E!’s fresh, comedic and quick-pace take on the biggest moments of the night. “E! News’” popular Snapchat series, "The Rundown,” hosted by Erin Lim, will also return with special Emmys coverage on Wednesday, September 19th.
Fans can follow every moment as the event unfolds and get exclusive behind-the-scenes content on “E! News” digital at eonline.com, @enews across social platforms (Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook) and @e_news on Snapchat. Style fans can also follow along @stylecollective on Instagram for a fashion-first approach to the night.
Monday, September 17th
A special 90-minute episode of “Daily Pop” featuring co-hosts Carissa Culiner, Morgan Stewart and Justin Sylvester.
2:00pm ET/11:00am PT
“Live From E!” on the “E! News” page on Facebook Live and at www.eonline.com featuring “E! News” Chief Correspondent Melanie Bromley alongside the E! team.
4:30pm ET/1:30pm PT
“Countdown to the Red Carpet: The 2018 Emmy Awards” featuring Kristin Cavallari, Brad Goreski, Jeannie Mai, Nina Parker and Kristin Dos Santos, along with “The Rundown’s” Erin Lim.
6:00pm ET/ 3:00pm PT
“Live From The Red Carpet: The 2018 Emmy Awards” hosted by “E! News” co-hosts Giuliana Rancic and Jason Kennedy, along with Morgan Stewart and Zuri Hall.
6:00pm ET/ 3:00pm PT
“E! Stream the Red Carpet” digital show on Twitter at @enews featuring Jeannie Mai, Brad Goreski, and Kristen Dos Santos.
11:00pm ET/PT (Immediately following the Emmys)
"E! After Party: The 2018 Emmy Awards” featuring Zuri Hall, Morgan Stewart, Jason Bolden, Nina Parker and Brendan Schaub.
Tuesday, September 18th
7:00pm ET/ PT
“E! News” features co-hosts Giuliana Rancic and Jason Kennedy and E!’s team of correspondents for a special Emmys edition.
E!'s "Live From The Red Carpet" is produced by Wilshire Studios. Gary Snegaroff, Eddie Delbridge, Shaun Smith and Gerry Johnston are executive producers.
About E! Entertainment
E! is the only global, multi-platform brand for all things pop culture. The network is currently available to 91 million cable and satellite subscribers in the U.S and 161 countries globally. “E! News” airs nightly on the network and is the leading multi-platform publisher delivering breaking entertainment news and pop culture coverage 24/7 across EOnline.com and all digital and social media. E! programming includes popular series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians," "Total Divas," “Total Bellas,” "Botched," "Hollywood Medium with Tyler Henry,” “Very Cavallari” and its newest late night topical series “Busy Tonight.” The brand’s robust digital programming slate includes “E! News’ The Rundown” “Face Forward” and “What The Fashion" on Snapchat. E!’s "Live from the Red Carpet" signature events keep fans connected to their favorite stars on pop culture's biggest nights and on November 11 E! becomes the home of the “People’s Choice Awards.” E! is a network of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience. For more corporate information, visit www.nbcuniversal.com.
About Wilshire Studios
Wilshire Studios develops and produces a diverse slate of original unscripted programming for multiple platforms, aligning with award-winning producers and innovative storytellers to create compelling content that explores reality through a variety of formats. From E!’s signature “Live from the Red Carpet,” USA Network’s “The Cromarties” and Oxygen’s “Mysteries and Scandals,” to the upcoming “The Curious Creations of Christine McConnell” for Netflix, “Real Country” for USA, “Unspeakable Crime: The Killing of Jessica Chambers” for Oxygen and the debut “The E! People’s Choice Awards,” Wilshire Studios produces series that are informative, revealing, thrilling and entertaining. Wilshire Studios is part of the NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment portfolio.