These females need to host the Emmy awards

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The Emmy Awards has been dominated by male hosts.

The last female host was Jane Lynch in 2011. Before that was Heidi Klum in 2008 -- but she co-hosted with four men. And then Ellen DeGeneres hosted the show in 2005.

SEE ALSO: From Jimmy Fallon to Ellen DeGeneres, here are our 5 favorite Emmy hosts!

So what we're saying is there haven't been enough females hosting the show.

While Jimmy Kimmel takes the stage to host the 68th Emmy Awards -- here are some hilarious female hosts we hope to see in the future:

Amy Schumer
She's rose to comedic fame through her Comedy Central TV show 'Inside Amy Schumer', her movie 'Trainwreck', her international stand-up comedy tour and her book 'The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo' which is a New York Times Best Seller.

Mindy Kaling
You may know her as Kelly Kapoor from 'The Office' or her character on 'The Mindy Project'. But this Dartmouth graduate started as an intern on 'Late Night with Conan O'Brien'. She's gone on to appear in countless movies like Disney Pixar's 'Inside Out' and 'This Is the End'. Not to mention she's a Twitter superstar with over 7.8 million followers and she promotes positive body image.


Leslie Jones
The 'Saturday Night Live' star has a stellar personality and comedic chops. She recently starred in the reboot of 'Ghostbusters' alongside some of Hollywood's most recognizable women and even landed a free trip to Rio to cheer on the American Olympians.

Melissa McCarthy
She captured your heart in the role of Sookie St. James on 'Gilmore Girls'. But she made us laugh until we cried in her role as Megan Price in the movie 'Bridesmaids', which landed her an Oscar nomination. McCarthy originally wanted to pursue a career in fashion and created her own line Melissa McCarthy Seven7 embracing plus size women.

Samantha Bee
As the only female hosting a late-night talk show -- 'Full Frontal with Samantha Bee' -- hosting the Emmys would be a breeze. Bee has also worked as a loyal correspondent for the 'Daily Show' with Jon Stewart, adding a comical twist to political topics.

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In this image released by HBO, Lena Headey appears in a scene from "Game of Thrones." âGame of Thronesâ and âVeepâ are among the top contenders for the 68th prime-time Emmy Award nominations. The shows claimed the top drama and comedy series prizes at last yearâs Emmy ceremony. (HBO via AP)
In this image released by HBO, Tony Hale, left, and Julia Louis-Dreyfus appear in a scene from the comedy series, "Veep." âGame of Thronesâ and âVeepâ are among the top contenders for the 68th prime-time Emmy Award nominations. The shows claimed the top drama and comedy series prizes at last yearâs Emmy ceremony. (Lacey Terrell/HBO via AP)
In this image released by HBO, Peter Dinklage appears in a scene from "Game of Thrones." On Thursday, July 14, 2016, Dinklage was nominated for outstanding supporting actor in a drama series for his role as Tyrion Lannister. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (Helen Sloan/HBO via AP)
In this image released by HBO, Tony Hale appears in a scene from "Veep." On Thursday, July 14, 2016, Hale was nominated for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy for his role as Gary Walsh The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (Lacey Terrell/HBO via AP)
In this image released by HBO Kerry Washington appears in a scene from, "Confirmation." On Thursday, July 14, 2016, Washington was nominated for outstanding actress in a limited series or movie for her portrayal of Anita Hill. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (Frank Masi/HBO via AP)
In this image released by HBO, Bryan Cranston appears in a scene from, "All the Way." The film was nominated for outstanding TV movie on Thursday, July 14, 2016. Cranston was also nominated for outstanding actor in limited series or movie. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (Hilary Bronwyn Gayle/HBO via AP)
In this image released by HBO, Matt Walsh appears in a scene from, "Veep." On Thursday, July 14, 2016, Walsh was nominated for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy for his role as Mike McLintock. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (Lacey Terrell/HBO via AP)
In this image released by HBO, Alex Borstein, left, and Laurie Metcalf appear in a scene from, "Getting On." On Thursday, July 14, 2016, Metcalf was nominated for outstanding actress in a comedy for her role. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.(Lacey Terrell/HBO via AP)
In this image released by HBO, Julia Louis-Dreyfus appears in a scene from the comedy series, "Veep." âGame of Thronesâ and âVeepâ are among the top contenders for the 68th prime-time Emmy Award nominations. The shows claimed the top drama and comedy series prizes at last yearâs Emmy ceremony. (Lacey Terrell/HBO via AP)
In this image released by HBO, Beyonce appears in a scene from her special, "Lemonade." Beyoncéâs âLemonade,â her album that was accompanied with an HBO special featuring music videos for each track, earned nominations for outstanding variety special and outstanding directing for a variety special, which she shares with co-director Khalil Joseph. (Parkwood Entertainment/HBO via AP)
In this image released by HBO, from left, Kumail Nanjiani, seated, T.J. Miller, Thomas Middleditch, seated, Zach Woods and Martin Starr appear in a scene from the comedy, "Silicon Valley." The program was nominated for outstanding comedy series on Thursday, July 14, 2016. Middleditch also received a nomination for best actor in a comedy series. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC (John P. Johnson/HBO via AP)
In this image released by Amazon, Judith Light, left, and Jeffrey Tambor appear in a scene from, "Transparent." The program was nominated for outstanding comedy series on Thursday, July 14, 2016. Tambor was also nominated for best actor in a comedy series. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (Jennifer Clasen/Amazon via AP)
In this image released by Netflix, Ellie Kemper appears in a scene from "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt." The program was nominated for outstanding comedy series on Thursday, July 14, 2016. Kemper was also nominated for outstanding actress in a comedy for her role. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (Eric Liebowitz/Netflix via AP)
In this image released by Netflix, Tituss Burgess, left, and Ellie Kemper appear in a scene from "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt." On Thursday, July 14, 2016, Burgess was nominated for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy for his role in the series.Kemper also received a nomination for outstanding actress and their show was nominated for outstanding comedy. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (Eric Liebowitz/Netflix via AP)
In this image released by FX, Keri Russell appears in a scene from "The Americans." The program was nominated for outstanding drama series on Thursday, July 14, 2016. Russell was also nominated for outstanding actress in a drama series. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (Ali Goldstein/FX via AP)
In this image released by FX, Courtney B. Vance portrays Johnnie Cochran in a scene from "The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story." On Thursday, July 14, 2016, Vance was nominated for outstanding actor in a limited series or movie for his role. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (Prashant Gupta/FX via AP)
In this image released by Fox, Andre Braugher, left, and Stephanie Beatriz appear in a scene from the comedy "Brooklyn Nine Nine." On Thursday, July 14, 2016, Braugher was nominated for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy for his role in the series. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (John P Fleenor/Fox via AP)
In this image released by FX, Louie Anderson portrays Christine Baskets in a scene from, "Baskets." On Thursday, July 14, 2016, Anderson was nominated for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy for his role in the series. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (Ben Cohen/FX via AP)
In this image released by FX, Matthew Rhys, left, and Keri Russell appear in a scene from "The Americans." On Thursday, July 14, 2016, Rhys was nominated for outstanding actor in a drama series for his role in the series. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (Craig Blankenhorn/FX via AP)
In this image released by Fox, Will Forte, left, and and Jason Sudeikis iappear in a scene from "The Last Man On Earth." On Thursday, July 14, 2016, Forte was nominated for outstanding actor in a comedy for his role. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (Ray Mickshaw/FOX via AP)
In this image released by FX, Sterling K. Brown portrays Christopher Darden, left, and Cuba Gooding, Jr. portrays O.J. Simpson in a scene from "The People v O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story." On Thursday, July 14, 2016, Gooding was nominated for outstanding actor in a limited series or movie for his role. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (Ray Mickshaw/FX via AP)
In this image released by AMC, Jonathan Banks appears in a scene from "Better Call Saul." On Thursday, July 14, 2016, Banks was nominated for outstanding supporting actor in a drama series for his role. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (Ursula Coyote/AMC via AP)
In this image released by Netflix, Robin Wright, left, and Kevin Spacey appears in a scene from "House of Cards." On Thursday, July 14, 2016, Wright was nominated for outstanding actress in a drama series and Spacey was nominated for outstanding actor in a drama series for their roles in the series. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.(David Giesbrecht/Netflix via AP)
In this image released by FX, Sarah Paulson portrays Marcia Clark in a scene from "The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story." On Thursday, July 14, 2016, Paulson was nominated for outstanding actress in a limited series or movie for her portrayal of Marcia Clark. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (Byron Cohen /FX via AP)
In this image released by FX, Cuba Gooding, Jr. portrays O.J. Simpson in a scene from, "The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story." On Thursday, July 14, 2016, Gooding was nominated for outstanding actor in a limited series or movie for his role. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC beginning at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. (Byron Cohen /FX via AP)
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