Emmy countdown begins

, Posted: Mon, August 25 2014 at 1:04 PM, Updated: Mon, August 25 2014 at 1:07 PM

(NBC News)  Television, the medium that made Robin Williams a star, will honor his remarkable career during tonight's Emmy Awards.

Williams' longtime friend and fellow comedian Billy Crystal will present the tribute to the late actor.

The tribute will take place during the ceremony's "In Memororiam" segment.

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