2015 Emmy Awards | Preparation time
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Let’s get ready for the Emmys! Red carpet rollout, fancy food and more

2015 Emmy Awards | Preparation time

Andy Samberg, host of the 2015 Emmy Awards, center, rolls out the red carpet with executive producer Don Mischer, left, and Television Academy Chairman/CEO Bruce Rosenblum during a press preview three days before the show.

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2015 Emmy Awards | Preparation time

Cameramen focus on the stage in the Microsoft Theater.

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2015 Emmy Awards | Preparation time

Swarovski Crystal-embellished decor completes the ball theme “Reigning With Radiance.”

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2015 Emmy Awards | Preparation time

2,800 yards of metallic mesh and sequin fabrics are used for table linens to go with the ball theme “Reigning With Radiance.”

 (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)
2015 Emmy Awards | Preparation time

Seat cards pop up in their places, with Julia Louis-Dreyfus in the front row.

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2015 Emmy Awards | Preparation time

A look at the goodies from Patina Catering.

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2015 Emmy Awards | Preparation time

Andy Samberg, host of the 2015 Emmy Awards talks, to media during the red carpet rollout three days before the show.

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2015 Emmy Awards | Preparation time

Workmen on stage prep all the details of the show. One important matter: “No food or drink on stage.”

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2015 Emmy Awards | Preparation time

The Emmy winners table sparkles with Emmy statues. It’s the same place winners will have their Emmy engraved with their names.

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2015 Emmy Awards | Preparation time

Swarovski Crystal-embellished decor dangles from the ceiling in line with the ball theme, “Reigning With Radiance.”

 (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)
2015 Emmy Awards | Preparation time

A look at the Swarovski Crystal-embellished decor that supports the “Reigning With Radiance” theme.

 (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)
2015 Emmy Awards | Preparation time

Andy Samberg, host of the 2015 Emmy Awards, in between the Emmy prep.

 (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)
2015 Emmy Awards | Preparation time

More than 7,000 yards of fabrics will be used for table linens that work with the ball theme, “Reigning With Radiance.”

 (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)
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