Thursday, May 08, 2008
Whoopi Goldberg To Host 2008 Tony Awards
It was announced today that Screen and Stage star Whoopi Goldberg will host the 62nd Annual Tony Awards on June 15. Goldberg said in a subsequent statement, "I'm very excited to be hosting the Tony Awards. I love Broadway and I'm thrilled to be doing anything for the first time. I'm gonna have a blast." The Tony telecast has not had an official host since 2005, when Hugh Jackson served as emcee.As previously announced, the 62nd Annual Tony Awards will be presented June 15. CBS-TV will broadcast the event live from Radio City Music Hall, 8-11 PM ET.The Tony Awards are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing.
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