The comedic chemistry between on-screen husband and wife, Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross is undeniable. That’s why the Black-ish stars have once again been tapped to host the upcoming BET Awards.
Announced on Monday afternoon, Anderson and Ross will be the ringleaders of the 2016 awards show which is set to air live from Los Angeles on Sunday, June 26th.
Not only are the stars on stage for hosting duties but they are also up for nominations in the Best Actor and Actress category during the 16th annual event.
Both Anderson and Ross hosted last year’s event and are equally excited for their return.
“I can’t wait to host the BET Awards again with Anthony, who I always have a blast working with,” said Ross and Anderson echoed her sentiments. “Tracee and I are thrilled that BET brought us back to host the BET Awards for the second year in a row. We had a great time last year and can’t wait for viewers to see the new surprises we have in store on June 26th!”
Nominees include Beyoncé, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Drake, Future, Chris Brown and newcomer Bryson Tiller.
Also a special tribute performance to Prince is in store when the 16th annual BET Awards air June 26th.