Posts Tagged: host

Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian Helps Give SNL Ratings Boost

Kim Kardashian was the second guest host of Saturday Night Live this season.  Owen Wilson hosted the season premiere and had one of its all-time lowest premieres.  Kim saved the day and boosted the shows ratings by 23% in key demos.  Next week the host is Rami Malek and musical guest Young Thug.  How do you think… Read more »

Levar Burton

Mike Richards not LeVar Burton New Jeopardy Host

Well, it looks like Levar Burton will not be the new host of Jeopardy, as so many people had hoped.  There are reports that Jeopardy! is in negotiations to sign Mike Richards as the next permanent host.   Mike Richards is already part of the show. He serves as an executive producer.   As Variety says, he… Read more »

LeVar Burton

LeVar Burton to Guest Host on Jeopardy Today

It’s finally happening-LeVar Burton is set to debut his guest-hosting duties for ‘Jeopardy!’ Today!  The actor and reading advocate has been a favorite for fans when it came to finding someone to handle hosting after the passing of Alex Trebek.   In April, over 250 thousand fans signed a petition to make Burton the next host… Read more »

Cedric the Entertainer

Cedric the Entertainer to Host 73rd Emmy Awards

It’s just been announced that Cedric the Entertainer will serve as executive producer and host this year’s 73rd Emmy Awards.   “Since I was a little boy huddled up next to my grandmother, television has always been my reliable friend,” said Cedric the Entertainer about his new gig. “It’s an enormous honor to host this year’s… Read more »

Laverne Cox

Laverne Cox To Replace Giuliana Rancic As E!’s Red Carpet Host

Giuliana Rancic is exiting her red carpet duties with E! after 20 years.  She has a developmental deal with E!’s parent company NBCUniversal.  Replacing Giuliana will be Laverne Cox.  Laverne said, I’m so excited and deeply humbled to be hosting E!’s iconic red carpet coverage.  Laverne thanked Giuliana for setting such a high standard and for always… Read more »