By Tim Kenneally

LOS ANGELES ( - "Breaking Bad" and "The Normal
Heart" stars Bryan Cranston and Julia Roberts are among the
first round of presenters for this year's Emmy Awards, the
Television Academy said Monday.

Both Cranston and Roberts are nominated for awards this

Other presenters for this year's ceremony, which takes place
Aug. 25 and will be hosted by Seth Meyers, include "Extant" star
Halle Berry, "New Girl" star Zooey Deschanel, and "True
Detective" stars Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson, both
of whom have been nominated for their work on the HBO drama.

Also handing out trophies this year: "The Voice" coaches
Adam Levine and Gwen Stefani; "Veep" star Julia Louis-Dreyfus;
"The Good Wife" star Julianna Margulies; "Parks and Recreation"
actress Amy Poehler; "The Big Bang Theory" star and current Emmy
nominee Jim Parsons; and "Scandal" star Kerry Washington.

The 66th Emmy Awards will air live at 5 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT on