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He’s known for being one of the greatest WWE wrestlers, an incredible actor, and he’s basically one of the coolest and most phenomenal individuals on this planet, and on top of that, he’s also going to be hosting one of the biggest, most epic and slime-tastic nights in entertainment history! Nickelodeon never fails to impress everyone with all of their outstanding masterpieces: from live-action to animated shows, award shows, and beyond, so when Nickelodeon hinted at some big news that would be revealed today, January 24th about the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, we knew that it was going to be absolutely stupendous.
Nickelodeon announced the spectacular news today that the one and only, iconic John Cena will be hosting the renowned and prestigious Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards this year – we are totally screaming with excitement. John Cena always radiates his positive persona and great energy to all that surround him. Plus, he’s super great with kids and he always shows his love to his fans, so he’s a perfect fit as the host for this year’s award show.
The Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards is one award show that everyone always looks forward to – it’s filled with a whole lot of fun, amazing performances, exceptional celebrities guests, oh and one more thing: an endless amount of slime! The KCAs will be making its way over to the USC Galen Center on March 11, 2017 at 8:00 – 9:30 PM ET/PT and it looks like this year’s host, John Cena is ready for some slime action!
John Cena shared his joy over being the host of this year’s magnificent award show and said, “Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards is the biggest party for kids, and I’m so excited and honored to host this year’s show. I have a lot of big surprises in store so bring on the slime!” (source: press release)
According to the press release, “John Cena’s energy and larger-than-life personality will bring the most excitement, comedy and fun to this year’s Kids’ Choice Awards,” said Shelly Sumpter Gillyard, Senior Vice President, Talent and Events for Nickelodeon. “He’s a big kid at heart, and we can’t wait to give kids around the world a front row seat to this year’s show.”
Although this is John Cena’s first year hosting the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards here in the US, John Cena has done a lot of work with the Nickelodeon family. In fact, he hosted the Australian Kids’ Choice Awards in 2008 and he was even slimed at the first UK Kids’ Choice Awards.
With one extraordinary host, this year’s KCAs is bound to be another legendary one! Stay tuned for more information coming soon regarding the Kids’ Choice Awards including nominees, presenters, and more.
Watch John Cena’s terrific announcement video about him hosting the 2017 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards and five reasons why he’s pumped to host the KCAs below!
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