‘TRL’ 2017 Reboot: Meet the 5 New Hosts
Get ready to meet the next-generation Carson Daly — or, more accurately, the next five.
On the heels of news that MTV will revive its famous video countdown series TRL this fall, the network has unveiled its five new hosts, who’ve each got unique experience navigating the worlds of pop culture and music.
Meet the new @MTV TRL fam
— Erik Zachary (@ErikZ) July 31, 2017
Between a radio host, comedian and a DJ, there’s a whole lot of potential in the mix. Check out who’ll be counting down your favorite videos starting in October, and tell us who you’re most excited to see.
Amy Pham: A triple-threat DJ/actress/TV host, Amy’s previously represented CoverGirl, Maybelline, Forever 21 and Macy’s in campaigns.
D.C. Young Fly: A mainstay on Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘N Out, D.C. Young Fly is also a musician who’s appeared in the New Edition biopic.
Erik Zachary: A Chicago-based radio host who launched a country-specific iHeart channel and has amassed a loyal YouTube following.
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Lawrence Jackson: A reporter whose work you may have seen on ESPN, ABC and in Essence.
Tamara Dhia: A pop culture expert who’s kept Complex readers captivated.
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