BET has been rolling out their annual awards show on social media revealing the host for this year. The 2020 BET Awards will be hosted by comedian Amanda Seales.
Amanda posted the news on her Instagram Monday for the show going down June 28th on BET. The opportunity is a big one for the comedian/actress who recently decided not to renew her contract with The Real, which she hosted since January.
“Shout to everyone who wasn’t a dick [about] me hosting the BET Awards. It’s gonna be a beautiful, funny, blackidy black time and I’m honored to celebrate with y’all,” Seales wrote on Twitter. This is the second year in a row the BET Awards will be hosted by a Black woman. Last year comedic actress Regina Hall hosted.