McGregor and Devlin host a UFC 200 after-party at Intrigue Nightclub in Las Vegas, with hundreds of fans in attendance. McGregor is surprised with an early birthday present – a huge three-tier cake adorned with a crown and Octagon fence.
NBC announces coaches for season nine of The Voice. Aguilera is replaced by Stefani, who sat in for Aguilera during maternity leave.
Corden makes his debut as the host of The Late Late Show.
I promise you we will have fun on this show and I promise we will do everything we can to put a smile on your face before or, let’s be honest, more likely while you fall asleep at night.
Watson announces hosting a live HeForShe event on gender equality in London.
Sunday the 8th march it’s International Women’s Day. It’s very exciting and I hope that you will also be excited because I am going to be conducting a live Q&A in London answering your questions about gender equality.
Jericho returns to WWE to guest host Monday Night RAW live on the USA Network. WWE announces Jericho will host his talk segment “The Highlight Reel” with guest Rusev.
Rossdale and Stefani work together on The Voice, with Stefani co-hosting and Rossdale helping to mentor aspiring singers.
We’ve never done anything like this together.
Bob Romeo, CEO of the Academy of Country Music awards, says that Owen will make the perfect host for the 8th annual ACM Honors ceremony which honors the off-camera winners of the ACM Awards. The event will be held September 9th at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville.
I couldn’t be more proud to host the ACM Honors. I’m blessed to be a part of country music, and to join in recognizing these incredible artists, musicians and industry executives is a true honor.
O’Brien hosts the 2014 MTV Movie Awards, which is held at Los Angeles’ Nokia Theatre. The event features a pre-recorded bit that includes a record-breaking 50 cameos by such celebrities as Sir Anthony Hopkins, Willie Nelson, and Martin Scorsese, among others. The awards show includes presenters like Lupita Nyong’o, Johnny Depp, and Cameron Diaz, as well as performances by the host, Eminem, Rihanna, and Ellie Goulding. On the hosting gig:
There’s only one award, one award in the world that truly matters. I’m talking, of course, about the MTV movie award. Ah, the golden popcorn. Isn’t she beautiful? Well, I am proud to announce that I, Conan O’Brien, will realize my lifelong dream of hosting the 2014 MTV Movie Awards. I’m humbled, I’m honored, and as of late this morning, I’m contractually obligated.
Kendrick hosts Saturday Night Live, with Williams as a musical guest. Williams performs Happy and Marilyn Monroe, and Kendrick participates in sketches are performed throughout the night. Kendrick on pre-show jitters:
I’m so scared. All my friends have been really really nice about it. But a lot of my friends have been trying to suggest skits that aren’t around anymore.
DeGeneres hosts the 86th Academy Awards live from the Kodak Theater in Hollywood, California.
I am so excited to be hosting the Oscars for the second time. You know what they say – the third time’s the charm.
Cyrus hosts Saturday Night Live and also serves as the musical guest. Cyrus’ opening monologue jokes about Cryus’ transformation from Disney Channel sweetheart Hannah Montana character to the rock-n-roll pop star she is now. Later skits feature parodies of her single We Can’t Stop. SNL cast members play along with the Cyrus’ parodies with Vanessa Bayer playing a young Miley Cyrus and Bobby Moynihan swinging naked from a wrecking ball.
Brand hosts the 2012 MTV Movie Awards, held at the Gibson Amphitheatre in Los Angeles. His opening monologue includes a dig at his divorce from Katy Perry, as well as comments on Justin Bieber’s attack on the paparazzi and Michael Fassbender’s role in the film, Shame. The event features presenters such as Adam Sandler, Christian Bale, and Jodie Foster, and performances by fun.,Wiz Khalifa, and The Black Keys.
The last time I did an MTV awards show, I did end up marrying someone that was there. So tonight I’m going to keep my eyes peeled for my next wife!
Lohan hosts the MTV event Spring Break Style Special with DJ Chef.
Deschanel hosts Saturday Night Live. She acts in several sketches including one entitled, Bein’ Quirky With Zooey Deschanel, in which she plays Mary-Kate Olsen and cast members Abby Elliot and Taran Killam play Deschanel and Michael Cera, respectively. The episode also features musical guest, pop duo Karmin.
Gordon-Levitt hosts Saturday Night Live for the first time. His opening monologue includes a musical number to the Donald O’Connor tune, Make ‘Em Laugh, with the help of SNL cast member, Bobby Moynihan. He also plays singer Jason Mraz in the sketch, The Mellow Show and European electro-pop singer Klaus Future in the sketch, What’s Up with That? The episode also features former US Vice President Al Gore and musical guest Dave Matthews Band.
O’Brien debuts as host of NBC’s Tonight Show franchise. The inaugural episode’s cold open features the host running across the country from New York to Los Angeles to make it in time for his monologue. Filmed sketches include one where he drives his old Ford Taurus around the city and earns the envy of everyone. Andy Richter returns as both his sidekick and announcer. Will Ferrell appears as the show’s first guest, and is followed by a musical performance by Pearl Jam.
Brand hosts the MTV Video Music Awards for the first time. His controversial chatter includes a jibe at US President George W. Bush as being “retarded” and mocking the Jonas Brothers for wearing purity rings as symbols of their promise to save sex until marriage. The event is held at the Paramount Pictures Studios and features performances by Christina Aguilera, Lil Wayne, and Rihanna among others. His monologue contains unsolicited election advice to the audience:
Please, America, elect Barack Obama. On behalf of the world.
LaBeouf hosts Saturday Night Live, sharing the stage with Andy Samburg, Amy Poehler, and Avril Lavigne among others.
O’Brien hosts the 58th Primetime Emmy Awards for a second time. Held at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, the show opens with a sketch featuring the host in various TV show situations such as Lost, The Office, 24, and South Park, among others. He also performs a song and dance number about NBC’s dipping ratings to the tune of The Music Man’s song Ya Got Trouble. On the biggest challenge of hosting the Emmys:
To find a way to make it fun. If you do the preparation and you get some good ideas, it’s fun. When I’m having a good time, people say “that was really good.” And that’s key for me. When I’m not having a good time it’s just not as good, it’s not terrible but… That’s the goal for me, to remember that hosting an award show should be fun.
Aaliyah hosts the popular MTV show, TRL. She counts down the top 10 music videos, chats with phone guests and views fan made artwork.
We are having a good time up in here!
O’Brien debuts his first major television show, Late Night with Conan O’Brien. The show’s cold open features the host being compared to his predecessor, David Letterman, right before he goes on stage. The episode consists of an opening monologue, comedy bits with sidekick Andy Richter, and appearances by guests John Goodman, Drew Barrymore, and Tony Randall.
Houser guest hosts one day per week for more than 60 episodes on Calvin Floyd’s RISE AND SHINE WLTZ NBC 38. Houser:
Invited political controversy on every one of them, and loved every minute of it.
He was on from time to time because he was a very radical person with radical views. He was a Republican and then I would have someone with a real strong Democrat view on.
He is also a 13-time guest of Doug Kellet on WRCG talk radio.
Bond becomes the first African-American politician to host Saturday Night Live.