This just in, Taraji P. Henson has been tapped to host the 2021 BET Awards.
The show will be returning to the Microsoft Theater in L.A. after being virtual last year.
A highlight of this year’s show will be Queen Latifah receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award.
The 2021 BET Awards will be live on BET, Sunday, June 27, at 8 p.m.
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This year’s BET Awards will honor Black women with the theme “Year of the Black Woman.” The host will be Taraji P. Henson.
“Returning live, this year’s show will be unlike anything we have ever seen before, and I am honored to be sharing the stage with so many powerful and prolific women in music and entertainment,” Henson said in a press release. “The BET Awards will once again be at the forefront of Black culture.”