‘SNL’ Star Jason Sudeikis To Host MTV Movie Awards
First Published: April 27, 2011 2:49 PM EDT Credit: Getty Images
NEW YORK, N.Y. -- Jason Sudeikis will host the 20th annual MTV Movie Awards.
The “Saturday Night Live” cast member will host the June 5 show. The awards will take place at the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, Calif., and air live on MTV.
MTV President Stephen Friedman says in a statement that “smart and funny is the new rock ‘n’ roll” for the network’s audience, and that Sudeikis fits that combination.
The 35-year-old Sudeikis is in his sixth season on NBC’s “SNL.” He co-stars in the upcoming comedy “Horrible Bosses.”
Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.