The People’s Choice Award couldn’t get enough of Kenan Thompson!
Kenan Thompson is returning as the host of ‘The People’s Choice Awards 2022’ for the second time. The People’s Choice Awards 2022 have been scheduled to air on December 6, 2022.
The ceremony will begin at 9 p.m. ET/PT from Santa Monica’s Barker Hangar. It will simultaneously broadcast on NBC and E!. Along with that, the night will initiate with a red carpet special on E! at 7:00 p.m. ET/PT.
Kenan is also nominated for a Comedy TV Star award this year for his work on Saturday Night Live. Let’s see what Kenan said about his appearance to return as host for the second time in a row.
‘Kenan Thompson’ Is Excited To Return As Host
The personality described his excitement about hosting the People’s Choice Awards again this year and celebrating the exceptional talent. He also expressed gratitude to be nominated.
Thompson said, “I’m beyond excited to host the People’s Choice Awards again this year and celebrate the incredible talent and fans that this show unites. I’m so grateful to be nominated – shoutout to the fans and congrats to all the nominees. Get ready for round two!!”
— People's Choice (@peopleschoice) October 26, 2022
Cassandra Tryon, SVP, of Entertainment Live Events, NBCUniversal Television, and Streaming said that Kenan brought unrivaled power to the People’s Choice Awards. And they absolutely can not wait to see what Kenan has in store for this year’s show when he returns.
The statement reads, “Last year, Kenan brought an irreplaceable energy to the People’s Choice Awards. His enthusiasm and passion for pop culture and the fans was palpable and translated in the room and on-screen.
We can’t wait to welcome Kenan back and see what he has up his sleeve for this year’s show.”
NBC posted on Instagram, “@kenanthompson + the biggest night in pop culture is back!”
Little About ‘Kenan Thompson’
Thompson is an amazing comedian and actor. He has been a member of the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live since 2003, making him the show’s longest-tenured member of the cast.
This year, he’s been nominated for the same show. On Netflix, he also hosted The Jonas Brothers Family Roast. On September 12, 2022, Kenan hosted the 74th Primetime Emmy Awards. And the personality also hosted the NHL Awards in June 2022.
Kenan appears to be in high demand. But he is an excellent host, which is why he has been invited to host numerous events. Kenan also received multiple nominations. Thompson has received five Primetime Emmy nominations for his work on Saturday Night Live, winning one.
He was nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series three times, in 2018, 2020, and 2021. That’s quite an achievement. Thompson received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on August 11, 2022, to commemorate his 20th anniversary on the show.
Lastly, Thompson also appeared in the Mighty Ducks franchise, Good Burger, and the 2004 movie Fat Albert as the title character.
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