Terrence J Official Host of The 49th NAACP Image Awards: Red Carpet Live!

Today it is announced that Terrence Jenkins, professionally known as “Terrance J,” will be joining forces with the NAACP once again as he returns to serve as producer and host of the 49th NAACP Image Awards: Red Carpet Live! pre-show alongside special correspondent Tanika Ray. The live pre-show will take place on Monday, Jan. 15th at 8:00 pm ET/7:00 pm CT at the Pasadena Civic Center, airing on TV One.

Terrence J is no stranger to the NAACP Image Awards, this year boasting his 3rdconsecutive run hosting and producing the Red Carpet Live! pre-show. The announcement comes as just one of the latest achievements for the actor and TV personality – as he’s become one of television’s most recognizable faces, formerly known as co-anchor of favored news program “E! News” and producer and host for “Miss USA 2016.”

In addition to hosting & acting in worldwide box office films like Think Like a Man, Think Like A Man Too, The Perfect Match, and Baggage Claim, Terrence J has also launched his own production venture, Sunset Park Productions, where he has inked deals with both MTV & VH1 to develop and executive produce original content on each platform. Currently, Terrance J is the host and executive producer to a variety of entertainment shows including, SafeWord, & Are You The One?, both priorities  shows for the MTV/Viacom companies.