Jimmy Fallon to horde 2017 Golden Globes

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Jimmy Fallon has formerly presented particular awards during a Golden Globes

The Tonight Show horde Jimmy Fallon has been announced as a horde of subsequent year’s Golden Globe Awards.

The 41-year-old wrote on Twitter he was “so excited” to be versus a rite in Jan 2017.

He takes over from Ricky Gervais, who presented it this year, and Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, who were hosts from 2013-15.

Next year’s rite takes place in Beverley Hills and is one of a biggest nights of a awards season.

‘Comedic brilliance’

Fallon, who has been presenting The Tonight Show given 2014, joked he was “looking brazen to spending time with a Hollywood Foreign Press before Donald Trump has them all deported”.

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US President Barack Obama was a new guest on The Tonight Show

Robert Greenblatt, authority of NBC Entertainment, said: “This is a many extemporaneous and uninhibited endowment uncover on television, and Jimmy’s playful, disarming comedic luminosity creates him a ideal horde to raise and rouse a clarity of fun and irreverence.”

NBC will be broadcasting a awards live in a US.

Some 18.5 million Americans watched this year’s awards on TV.

The Revenant dominated the 2016 Golden Globes, winning best thespian film, best actor in a play for Leonardo DiCaprio and best executive for Alejandro G Inarritu.

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