MTV VMAs 2019 – Sebastian Maniscalco Announced as Host!

MTV VMAs 2019 - Sebastian Maniscalco Announced as Host!

Sebastian Maniscalco has been announced as the host for the upcoming 2019 MTV Video Music Awards!

The show will be held in New Jersey for the first time ever, taking place on Monday, August 26 at the Prudential Center in Newark.

Sebastian is a comedian who has sold out shows at Madison Square Garden and Radio City Music Hall. He was named Billboard‘s Comedian of the Year in 2018 and published his book “Stay Hungry” last year.

“We’re thrilled to have the incredibly talented Sebastian Maniscalco as this year’s VMA host,” VMAs executive producer Bruce Gillmer said in a statement. “Sebastian is on fire right now and his comedic spin on relatable topics will make this year’s show truly unforgettable.”