Tiffany Haddish Named Host of 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards

Tiffany Haddish Named Host of 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards

Last week we reported that Tiffany Haddish will be starring in a new animated-comedy on Netflix called "Tuca & Bertie", and today, it was confirmed that Haddish will be hosting the MTV Movie and TV Awards.

Tiffany Haddish is already having a very good year.

Later in 2017, she became the first African American female stand-up comedian to host "Saturday Night Live", the long-running sketch comedy series on NBC television.

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The MTV Movie and TV Awards, like the channel's signature MTV Video Music Awards, are decided by public voting and pride themselves on being less stuffy than the Oscars and Grammys.

Tiffany also posted the news on her Instagram page, check it out below. "I didn't know how I was going to get here, but I got here, '" she told Vulture last month. It's gonna be off the chain, and you know why?

The star shot to fame past year (17) in Girls Trip and has since landed a string of memorable life landmarks, including becoming the first black female stand-up comic to host Saturday Night Live and announcing the Oscar nominations. This year's nominees and categories will be announced at a later date. Up next, she'll star opposite Tracy Morgan in TBS' The Last O.G. and opposite Kevin Hart in Universal's Night School.

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