Cedric the Entertainer Tapped to Host 73rd Emmy Awards, With ‘Limited’ Live Audience

The Neighborhood star will emcee the Sept. 19 ceremony


CBS has tapped one of its sitcom stars to host the 73rd Emmy Awards, airing on its network this year.

Cedric the Entertainer will host this year’s ceremony, which will also feature a “limited” live audience after 2020’s remotely produced event. The Emmys will air Sunday, Sept. 19 on CBS and Paramount+.

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The star of the CBS sitcom The Neighborhood is emceeing this year’s telecast, which will return to a live, in-person ceremony at L.A.’s

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