Justin Timberlake at this year’s 61ST PRIMETIME EMMY® AWARDS

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[Press Release – Released by CBS]

Emmy and Multiple Grammy Award-winning artist Justin Timberlake will present for the first time at this year’s 61ST PRIMETIME EMMY® AWARDS. Hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, the Emmys will be broadcast live from the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles , Sunday, Sept. 20 (8:00-11:00 PM, live ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network.

This past weekend, Timberlake won an Emmy at the “2009 Creative Arts Emmy Awards” for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series on “Saturday Night Live.” He is the first SNL host ever to win an Emmy and is the youngest winner ever in this category. He is also a double nominee this year for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics for “I Love Sports” on 2008’s “ESPY Awards” and for the song “Motherlover” on “Saturday Night Live.” Timberlake received his first Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics in 2007 for the song “D**k in a Box” on “Saturday Night Live.”

Timberlake has received numerous Grammy Awards for his multi-platinum albums, FutureSex/LoveSounds and Justified. On the silver screen, Timberlake has appeared in several films including “The Love Guru,” “Shrek the Third,” “Black Snake Moan,” “Alpha Dog” and “Southland Tales.”

The 61ST PRIMETIME EMMY® AWARDS is being produced by Don Mischer Productions. Multiple Emmy Award winner Don Mischer recently produced and directed “We Are One: The Obama Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial,” and the Bruce Springsteen Super Bowl XLIII Halftime Show.