How the 66th Emmy Awards Show Will Honor Robin Williams

The producers are working to give Williams a "meaningful remembrance."

August 14, 2014, 9:19 AM
PHOTO: Robin Williams is pictured on Sept. 25, 2013 in New York City.
Robin Williams is pictured Sept. 25, 2013, in New York City.
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— -- With the death of comedic legend Robin Williams still fresh in the minds of millions of his fans, the producers for the 66th Emmy Awards are working on the proper tribute.

Williams died in an apparent suicide and was found in his California home Monday. He was 63.

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"Plans for the In Memoriam segment are in discussion," the executive producer of the Emmys, Don Mischer, told ABC News via a statement.

Mischer continued, "While we are all still coming to terms with this week’s tragic news, we are working to give Robin Williams the proper and meaningful remembrance he so well deserves."

Williams was no stranger to the Emmy Awards, having been nominated eight times and winning twice.

The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards are set to air Aug. 25 on NBC.

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