Steve Harvey Replaced by Melissa McCarthy as Host on NBC Show

Steve Harvey Replaced by Melissa McCarthy as Host on NBC Show
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Actor and comedian Steve Harvey has been replaced as the host of the NBC show 'Little Big Shots' by Melissa McCarthy.

According to Fox News:

NBC announced that Melissa McCarthy will replace Steve Harvey as host of its unscripted series “Little Big Shots.”

Harvey will be replaced by the Emmy-winning and Oscar-nominated star after hosting the show for its first three seasons. In it, young people with outstanding talents showcase what they can do and interact with the host in a comedic way.

“Melissa’s just an incredible performer and incredible comedian,” Paul Telegdy, NBC’s co-chairman of entertainment told reporters while announcing the news (via People). “She will bring a completely fresh perspective to it.”

“Melissa is a strong creative force with her own ideas. Changes will be apparent,” Telegdy added.

Steve Harvey has also lost his talk show "Steve" which will not be renewed by NBC.

 Source: American Update

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