BET is shaking things up and doing things a little differently this year. It has been announced that the 2017 BET Awards will be hosted by none other than SNL star, Leslie Jones. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Leslie Jones joins a long list of comedians who have taken the BET Awards stage, including Chris Rock, Mo’Nique, Kevin Hart and Chris Tucker. Chris Rock, Mo’Nique, Kevin Hart and Chris Tucker. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
“I am so excited to be hosting The BET Awards this year,” said Jones of her first major award show gig, “BET was the first network and place where I was on TV – I am looking to turn this whole experience into a joyful homecoming.” ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
The 2017 BET Awards will air LIVE on Sunday, June 25 at 8 pm ET. Will you be tuning in?