Cedric the Entertainer simply landed a brand new gig because the host of the 73rd Emmy Awards, which is able to air later this 12 months.
The legendary “Kings of Comedy” star will curate the night earlier than a restricted in-person viewers on the Microsoft Theater. Ced is including the Emmys to his lengthy listing of earlier internet hosting engagements, together with the Soul Practice Awards, American Music Awards, the Critics’ Alternative Tv Awards, the NAACP Picture Awards, and the TV Land Awards.
The 57-year-old is already a staple on CBS along with his hit comedy collection “The Neighborhood,” so tapping him to emcee the award present was a no brainer for showrunners.
On Monday, he took to his Instagram to share the massive information with followers, joking that the community in all probability solely wanted him to make bulletins earlier than revealing an envelope along with his title on it because the host.
“Yeah, child! I’m about to be internet hosting The Emmys,” he said within the video earlier than including that he needed to “get fly” and get Tom Ford on the road for his large night time.
You possibly can catch Cedric The Entertainer ship the laughs and presenters stay on September nineteenth.