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Carla Hall and Tamron Hall Are Our 2018 Awards Hosts

JBF Editors

April 11, 2018


The James Beard Foundation is proud to announce that Carla Hall, Co-Host of ABC’s The Chew, will return to host the 2018 James Beard Foundation Awards. The yearly Awards ceremony and gala will take place on Monday, May 7 at Lyric Opera of Chicago and will also be aired live on Twitter for the first time at Award-winning journalist Tamron Hall will host the annual James Beard Foundation Media Awards, on Friday, April 27, at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers in New York City.

 “We’re thrilled to have Carla and Tamron represent the Foundation as hosts for the 2018 Awards ceremonies,” said Clare Reichenbach, CEO of the James Beard Foundation. “Each has made an impressive impact on their industries and are role models in their respective fields. We look forward to celebratory and thought-provoking evenings with both, as we embrace this year’s theme, 'Rise.'”

Read the full press release here.


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