This year’s host for the upcoming People’s Choice Awards has just been announced and it is none other than actor/comedian, Kenan Thompson!

E! and NBC announced today that Thompson will step into the host’s spotlight. Thompson is also nominated for The Male TV Star and The Comedy TV Star.

Just recently, Thompson started his 19th season on the hit comedy skit show, Saturday Night Live – making him the show’s longest-running cast member.

In addition, he executive produces the NBC comedy, Kenan. This past year, Thompson earned two Emmy Award nominations. He was previously nominated in 2018 and 2020 in the support actor category for his work on Saturday Night Live.

The People’s Choice Awards will air on NBC and E! For the first time on Tuesday, December 7th at 9 PM. The event will take place from Barker Hangar in Santa Monica.

Voting is currently open! You have until Wednesday, November 17th to cast your vote. Cast your vote today by clicking here or by voting on Twitter.



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