Laverne Cox Is New E! Red Carpet Host, Giuliana Rancic Exits
Written by BET on May 11, 2021
Laverne Cox is coming to E! and can take over as host of E!’s signature purple carpet protection.
The 48-year-old advocate, actress and Emmy-winning producer will start her new function at first of the 2022 award season. As the brand new Dwell from E! host, Cox may even function host of a sequence catered to celeb interviews that may spotlight the movers and shakers within the leisure business, People stories.
Information of Cox’s newest gig comes after longtime E! host, Giuliana Rancic, introduced on Friday (Could 7) that she can be leaving the present after scoring a growth take care of NBCUniversal.
“I dreamed of strolling purple carpets. Now, not solely have I had a number of enjoyable and wonderful private purple carpet moments, I additionally get to be a purple carpet information for E!’s discerning viewers and chat with my colleagues and people I deeply admire for these very particular occasions of their lives,” she stated in a press release to Folks.
“I am unable to wait to get began whereas hopefully serving up style fantasies for the ages, honey.”
Cox additionally shared the thrilling information on her Instagram account on Monday (Could 10) additionally giving Rancic a heat send-off message.
“See you on the E! Pink Carpet. Shout out to @giulianarancic . Thanks for setting such a excessive normal, for years of grace, class and elegance. Thanks for all the time being so amazingly form and beneficiant each time our paths have crossed. Sending you a lot love in your new chapter.”