Kenan Thompson to host Emmys 2022

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For the Emmy Awards 2022 ceremony, it has a host. It was announced Tuesday that Saturday Night LiveStar Kenan Thompson will host the annual ceremony. The 74th Emmy Awards will air on NBC Monday, September 12. 

Upon Hosting announcementThompson issued a statement in which it was noted that the law is “anonymous.” “honor”To serve as the event’s host, please click here Variety.His statement is here“Being a part of this incredible evening where we honor the best of the television community is ridiculously exciting, and to do it on NBC – my longtime network family – makes it even more special. Like all TV fans, I can’t wait to see the stars from my favorite shows.”

It is not surprising to learn that Thompson will host the Emmys in 2018. As VarietyHe has a lot of experience hosting, having helmed the 2021 Kids’ Choice Awards as well as the 47th People’s Choice Awards over the past year. He is also a keystay on NBC (the network that will broadcast this year’s Emmy Awards). Thompson is the longest-tenured cast member. Saturday Night LiveAs he prepares to begin his 20th season as host of the sketch show, he smiles. Jen Neal is exec VP for Live Events at NBCUniversal Television and Streaming and expressed her excitement over Thompson’s upcoming hosting roles. 

“Kenan is well-regarded as one of funniest, likeable and accomplished performers of the last two decades and his tenure on ‘Saturday Night Live’ speaks for itself,”Neal declared. “We know he’ll bring an excitement and professionalism to the Emmy Awards that a show of this stature deserves.”As with many other productions, The Emmys had to adjust to the COVID-19 pandemic over the past few years. Jimmy Kimmel hosted the 2020 ceremony, although he was not alone in the Staples Center, with a few celebrity appearances. Cedric The Entertainer hosted the intimate gathering at the L.A. Live events deck for the 2021 ceremony.

The Emmy Awards ceremony 2022 will be held in the Microsoft Theatre, for the first time since 2003. The award show will be produced once again by Done+Dusted & Hudlin. They’ll be presenting the award show with a familiar face: Done+Dusted and Hudlin. SNLThompson is the cast member at the helm.