‘This Is Us’ Star Chrissy Metz To Present
Just announced today, This Is Us star Chrissy Metz has been added to this year’s iHeartRadio MMVAs presenter lineup.
As an American actress and singer, Metz appeared on HBO’s Entourage, My Name Is Earl, and FX’s American Horror Story: Freak Show before starring as Kate Pearson, a woman struggling with her body image and her family dynamic, in the NBC drama series This Is Us. The role has since earned Metz Best Supporting Actress nominations at the 2017 Primetime Emmy Awards and the 2017 and 2018 Golden Globe Awards.
In between playing shows with her band Chrissy and The Vapors, the Florida native is currently filming The Impossible Movie in the role of Joyce Smith. The film is based on the true story of Smith bringing her 14-year-old son back to life through her prayer and faith.
In addition to Chrissy Metz, today’s presenter announcement includes Alexandra Shipp, Gus Kenworthy, Colton Haynes, Kristin Cavallari, and Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross.
Also announced today, eTalk host and former Much VJ Tyrone Edwards will be hosting the iHeartRadio MMVAs, with Chloe Wilde and Patrick Langlois returning to host the red carpet show.
Watch Awkwafina host the 2018 iHeartRadio MMVAs on Sunday, August 26 at 9/7MT on CTV and Much.