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2019 Emmy Awards - Bob Newhart (90) Makes A Surprise Appearance: "I'm Still Alive"

Bob Newhart and Ben Stiller speak onstage during the 71st Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 22, 2019
September 23, 2019 - 12:30 / Sarah Schulz

Bob Newhart made a surprise appearance during the 2019 Emmys to present the award for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series. The little before act leading up to presenting the award left the audience laughing throughout the entire banter. Watch the video from the Emmys below! 

This year's Emmys was full of surprises and the legendary Bob Newhart was one of them! Ben Stiller came out on stage to take a through a "wax museum" of comedic legends from George Burns to Lucille Ball and then to Bob Newhart, who stood there frozen at 90 years old before proceeding to say, "Ben, I'm still alive."

Ben Stiller and Bob Newhart present the first award at the 2019 Emmys 

The audience was left laughing after the antics of Ben and Bob together as they presented the evenings very first award. Newhart's career goes back for decades and he was nominated seven times for an Emmy. His first win was in 2013 for his guest appearance no The Big Bang Theory. This nod to Newhart's fantastic career was one of the many special moments shown during this year's Emmy Awards. 

Bob Newhart attends Backstage Creations Giving Suite At The Emmy Awards - Day 2 at Microsoft Theater on September 22, 2019