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Emmys: Fox, TV Academy Mull Going Host-Free (Exclusive)

The possibility of a host-less Emmys is among the leading options being considered by Fox and the Television Academy as it preps for this year’s telecast.

With just three months until the telecast and no host yet named, insiders confirm that the Emmys may go without one for the first time since 2003 (when the show also aired on Fox). But they also caution that nothing has been decided, and the perfect host may still come along and be hired.

This year’s Emmy nominations will be announced on July 16, and that may be when the network, Academy and telecast producers Don Mischer Prods. and Done+Dusted make a final decision on which route to go.

By that point it will be clear which shows will be honored at the Emmys. But the frontrunners are expected to include several landmark shows that are ending their runs, including HBO’s “Game of Thrones” and “Veep,

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