Tuesday, February 10, 2009
Nick Cannon to Host "America's Got Talent"
NBC has announced that actor/comedian Nick Cannon will replace Jerry Springer as the host of "America's Got Talent". "I'm thrilled to be working with NBC" said Cannon. "NBC executives Ben Silverman and Paul Teledgy understand my vision as not only an entertainer but as a creative show producer. I look forward to working with the network and their executive team on America's Got Talent and other shows to come." The network also confirmed that all three judges will return for the upcoming fourth season, which will premiere this summer.