Emmy Hosts Through the Years
- Ellen DeGeneres
- Brad Garrett, Darrell Hammond, George Lopez, Bernie Mac, Martin Short, Jon Stewart and Wanda Sykes
"Garry is really respected and liked by people in the community," Emmy executive producer Don Mischer said of his decision to ask the actor back to host in 2004, five years after his first solo stint. "He puts a lot of time and effort into [his role as host], and he's funny and can roll with the punches -- which is important for a live show."