As announced by the Critics Choice Awards, Chelsea Handler will host the awards show in 2023. The show was previously hosted by Taye Diggs, who presided over the show for four years until Handler was selected to step in.
In celebration of the 28th anniversary of the trophy show, a live broadcast of the show will be telecast on the CW starting at 7 p.m. ET/delayed PT on Sunday, January 15, at the Fairmont Century Plaza in Los Angeles.
CCA Announced Chelsea Handler As Host Of The 28th Critics Choice Awards
As Taye Diggs’ four-year tenure as the emcee of the Critics Choice Awards comes to an end in 2023, the event will be presided over by a new host who will take over the role of the emcee.
Chelsea Handler announced today that she would be the host of the 28th annual Critics Choice Awards. She will be hosting from the Fairmont Century Plaza in Los Angeles. The awards will be broadcast live from the Fairmont Century Plaza on Sunday, January 15, 2023, at 7/6c on The CW.
In a press release, Joey Berlin, the CEO of CCA, said, “We are thrilled to have Chelsea Handler joining us at the 28th annual Critics Choice Awards. We all know and love her work as a standup comedian, a best-selling author, a podcast host, and an actress — and now as host of the Critics Choice Awards! I know this will be the best year yet, and I can’t wait for everyone to see what we have in store.”
In The Past, Chelsea Has Hosted A Variety Of Events
As the host of E!’s top-rated late-night talk show, Chelsea Lately, for seven years, Chelsea was the only female host of a late-night talk show on television during that period. Then in 2016, she began her Netflix talk show, Chelsea, on Netflix, followed by her documentary series Chelsea Does.
As an author, she has been a New York Times best-selling author for six consecutive years, while her book Life Will Be the Death of Me is being revived by Peacock as a TV series with Handler as the star and executive producer. In addition, the first standup special she released in six years was Chelsea Handler: Evolution, released on HBO Max in 2020.
The comedian released her first standup special in over six years on HBO Max in 2020, Chelsea Handler: Evolution, which received a Grammy nomination in the category of Best Comedy Album for her first standup performance in over six years.
A few months ago, she launched the Dear Chelsea iHeartRadio advice podcast. She followed it up by going on the Vaccinated and Horny Tour, for which she won the People’s Choice Award for a great comedy act.
In 2023, The 28th Annual Critics Choice Awards Will Air Live On Sunday, January 15
In 2023, The CW will broadcast live from the Fairmont Century Plaza in Los Angeles. This is the location of the 28th annual Emmy Awards, which will air live on January 15, 2023.
A Critics Choice Award is an award that honors the most outstanding achievements in cinema, television, and streaming. In 2023, the Critics Choice Awards will continue to memorialize the best of the best in cinematic, televised, and streamed achievements in film and television.
Based on their historical performance, they have historically been the leading predictors of Academy Award nominations. A joint venture between Bob Bain Productions and Berlin Entertainment will produce the 2023 Critics Choice Awards.
There is a possibility that this year’s ceremony will once again be exclusive to The CW after it was simulcast last year on TBS. And yes, it has been confirmed that Chelsea Handler will host the event this year. Is there anything you like about the way she hosts events? Let us know what you think.