'I'm proud to fulfil my lifelong dream!' Conan O'Brien to host MTV Movie Awards in April

By Daily Mail Reporter

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Conan O'Brien will host this year's MTV Movie Awards, it has been announced.

The 50-year-old late night host will front the show which will air on Sunday April 13.

'After eight years of intense negations, I am honoured to announce I am hosting MTV's second most prestigious awards show,' he said on Tuesday.

Host with the most: Conan O'Brien announced he is to front the MTV Movie Awards next month

Host with the most: Conan O'Brien announced he is to front the MTV Movie Awards next month

The event takes place at The Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles with movie stars competing for the golden popcorn gongs.

Conan made the announcement on his late night TBS programme telling his audience that all other awards shows were 'garbage.'

He said: 'There's only one award in the world that truly matters. I'm talking about the MTV Movie Award. The golden popcorn. Isn't she beautiful?

'I am proud to announce that I Conan O'Brien will fulfil my lifelong dream and host the MTV movie awards,' he added, holding the statuette up to the camera.

Old hand: The late night talk show host has previously hosted the Emmys in 2002 and 2006

Old hand: The late night talk show host has previously hosted the Emmys in 2002 and 2006

It's better than all these awards! Conan swept replicas of an Oscar, Emmy and Bafta to one side before making his announcement

It's better than all these awards! Conan swept replicas of an Oscar, Emmy and Bafta to one side before making his announcement

Conan follows Rebel Wilson who fronted the show last year. 

He has previously hosted the Emmy Awards back in 2002 and 2006.

Other previous hosts include Russell Brand, Jason Sudeikis, Aziz Ansari, Jimmy Fallon, and Andy Samberg.

The nominations for the MTV Movie Awards in categories such as Best Villain, Best Kiss and Best Breakthrough Performance will be announced on March 6.

That's entertainment: The energetic 50-year-old certainly looked up to the challenge

That's entertainment: The energetic 50-year-old certainly looked up to the challenge




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I'll be sure to miss it, as I do Conan.

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Conan is a lot funnier and more entertaining than Jimmy Fallon.

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I LOVE Conan !!!

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Good. Conan's awesome and deserves it.

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