Chris Tucker Set to Host 2013 BET Awards

Chris Tucker will host the 2013 BET Awards this year. The network made the announcement Tuesday.

“We cannot wait for Chris to set fire to the BET Awards stage with his unique brand of mayhem,” said BET President of Music Programming and Specials Stephen Hill. “We’ve been chasing him for years and we couldn’t be happier that he is hosting the show in this special year.”

Tucker is just as excited adding, “I am honored to be asked to host this year’s BET Awards. I’m looking forward to being part of a really great show.”

The Friday and Rush Hour funny man Chris Tucker will take the stage on June 30 in Los Angeles.

Will you be watching?