Melissa McCarthy's Night at the 2012 EMMY Awards

Posted Sunday September 23, 2012 8:41 PM GMT

Closing out the weekend on the red carpet, Melissa McCarthy joined in on the Tinseltown festivities by attending the 64th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday (September 23).

The 42-year-old actress meandered about the Nokia Theatre LA Live venue as she eased her way inside to get settled in for the always-entertaining toast to television's finest.

Taking care of hosting duties at this year's Emmy Awards is late night funnyman Jimmy Kimmel while Melissa's fellow presenters include names such as Claire Danes, Kerry Washington, Zooey Deschanel, Julianna Margulies, Amy Poehler, Tina Fey, Alec Baldwin and the gorgeous Lucy Liu

As for the nominees, HBO is the top network with 81 bids while "American Horror Story" and "Mad Men" are the show frontrunners with 17 chances at Emmy glory apiece.

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