December 13, 2007 01:15 AM by Joe Reality
NBC has announced that Maria Menounos of the Today Show and Access Hollywood will host the new reality competition series Clash of the Choirs. Choirmasters for the show are Michael Bolton, Patti LaBelle, Nick Lachey, Kelly Rowland and Blake Shelton.
“I’m delighted to be a part of such a great show, it’s just what the holidays are all about – family-fun and giving. I use to be in a choir myself growing up and I can’t wait to see these hometown choirs come to life on stage,” said Menounos.
Maria Menounos was named one of People Magazine’s 50 Most Beautiful in 2004. Menounos has appeared in several movies, such as the romantic comedy “Kickin It Old Skool” and the comic book movie “Fantastic Four.” She also has a cameo in the upcoming Ben Stiller comedy, “Tropic of Thunder.”
Menounos’ TV acting roles include Without a Trace, One Tree Hill, Scrubs, and Entourage. Menouno also formerly hosted ET on MTV and ET on VH-1. Menounos is currently the 2007 spokesperson for PANTENE hair care products. Clash of the Choirs runs for four nights, starting on December 17th and continuing through December 20th.