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Jeremy Renner - ESPY Awards 2012 Presenter

Jeremy Renner poses backstage at the 2012 ESPY Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Wednesday (July 11) in Los Angeles.

The 41-year-old Bourne Legacy actor, in a BOSS Black suit and Lanvin shoes, made an appearance on stage during the show to present an award.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Jeremy Renner

Some new TV spots for Jeremy‘s upcoming flick The Bourne Legacy were recently released. In the film, Jeremy plays Aaron Cross, a new hero who experiences life-or-death stakes that have been triggered by previous events involving Jason Bourne (Matt Damon).


“The Bourne Legacy” TV Spots
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Zooey Deschanel - ESPY Awards 2012 Red Carpet

Zooey Deschanel hits the red carpet at the 2012 ESPY Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Wednesday (July 11) in Los Angeles.

The 32-year-old New Girl actress wore an Oscar de la Renta dress, Sergio Rossi shoes, an Edie Parker clutch, and Dana Rebecca Designs earrings.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Zooey Deschanel

Also pictured inside: Zooey bundled up in a blue coat and black leggings after attending a Pilates class earlier in the day.

15+ pictures inside of Zooey Deschanel at the 2012 ESPY AwardsMore Here! »

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Jessica Biel & Jeremy Lin - ESPY Awards 2012

Jessica Biel poses backstage in the winners room at the 2012 ESPY Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Wednesday (July 11) in Los Angeles.

The 30-year-old actress was joined on stage during the show by football star Tim Tebow to present the award for Best Breakthrough Athlete to Mr. Linsanity himself, Jeremy Lin!

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Jessica Biel

“Dear God, please don’t let me swear in front of @timtebow at the ‪#espys‬ tonight when we present. Love, Jess,” she tweeted before the show.

“I know the ‪#espys‬ are about sports and stuff but LOOK AT MY SHOES!!!” Jessica added. We love the neon!

10+ pictures inside of Jessica Biel at the 2012 ESPY AwardsMore Here! »

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Maria Sharapova - ESPY Awards 2012 Red Carpet

Maria Sharapova is a beauty in blue as she hits the red carpet at the 2012 ESPY Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Wednesday (July 11) in Los Angeles.

The 25-year-old tennis player was nominated for Best Female Athlete. She was up against Baylor Basketball’s Brittney Griner, alpine skier Lindsey Vonn, and soccer player Abby Wambach. The award ultimately went to Brittney who thanked her family, including her mom watching from home.

“I love attending the ESPYs – such a night of glamour! It’s a rare occasion to have so many talented athletes in one spot,” Maria exclusively told JustJared.com. “For the same reasons, I can’t wait for my first Olympics in two weeks, I know that will be a career experience I will cherish for a long time.”

Later this month, Maria will be playing in her first Olympics game for her home country Russia! She will also be the first woman to ever carry the flag for Russia. Congrats, Maria!!!

FYI: Maria is wearing a J. Mendel gown from the Resort 2013 Collection, an adorned exotic Giuseppe Zanotti clutch, Jimmy Choo shooes, and a cuff and pave diamond stud earrings by Lara Bohinc. More Here! »

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Hayden Panettiere & Olivia Munn - ESPY Awards 2012

Hayden Panettiere and Olivia Munn meet up on the red carpet at the 2012 ESPY Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Wednesday (July 11) in Los Angeles.

The 22-year-old Nashville actress looked gorgeous in a Giorgio Armani dress while Olivia, 32, looked fantastic in an Armani gown and Bulgari jewels.

Also pictured inside: Hayden‘s Nashville co-star Connie Britton (in a Herve Leger dress, Giuseppe Zanotti shoes, Sethi Couture rings, and H Stern earrings) and Olivia‘s Magic Mike co-star Cody Horn (in a Cushnie et Ochs dress and Jimmy Choo shoes).

10+ pictures inside of Hayden Panettiere and Olivia Munn at the 2012 ESPY AwardsMore Here! »

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Lindsey Vonn & Danica Patrick - ESPY Awards 2012

Lindsey Vonn, Danica Patrick, and Jennie Finch hit the red carpet at the 2012 ESPY Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Wednesday (July 11) in Los Angeles.

Lindsey, a 27-year-old Olympic skier, is nominated tonight for Best Female Athlete! She’s up against Baylor Basketball’s Brittney Griner, tennis player Maria Sharapova, and soccer star Abby Wambach.

Danica is the most successful woman in the history of American open car racing while Jennie is a retired softball player who has made two trips to the Olympics.

FYI: Lindsey is wearing a Guess by Marciano dress, Simon G jewels, and an Atelier Swarovski necklace.

15+ pictures inside of Lindsey Vonn, Danica Patrick, and Jennie Finch at the 2012 ESPY AwardsMore Here! »

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Rob Gronkowski: ESPY Awards 2012 & Body Issue Pics!

Rob Gronkowski flexes his muscles on the red carpet at the 2012 ESPY Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Wednesday (July 11) in Los Angeles.

The 23-year-old New Englands Patriots tight end is featured on one of the multiple ESPN Body Issue covers wearing absolutely nothing at all. Check out some of the pictures from inside the issue in the gallery!

Rob is nominated for Breakthrough Athlete tonight. He is up against Kentucky Basketball’s Anthony Davis, Baylor Football’s Robert Griffin III, the New York Knicks’ Jeremy Lin, and Soccer player Alex Morgan.

Also pictured inside: Rob attending the ESPN Body Issue celebration at the Belasco Theatre on Tuesday (July 10). More Here! »

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