Mo Gilligan returns as host of The BRIT Awards 2023 with Mastercard.
The comedian debuted at the helm of the prestigious music awards ceremony last year, and he’ll be fooling music’s biggest stars again when the bash returns to London’s The O2 arena on February 11.
When hosting last year, Mo – who took over from fellow comedian Jack Whitehall – had to apologize after cursing before the 9pm watershed during a hilarious impression by Liam Gallagher, and has vowed this year will be “even bigger ” to go.
Mo said: “Hosting the BRITs last year was one of the most phenomenal moments of my life. I am so honored to get to know the incredible team behind the biggest night of music and so proud to bring our amazing audience even closer together their favorite artists. I promise you, we’re going even bigger this year… Let’s go!”
2023 BRIT Awards Chair and Managing Director and President of Promotions at Atlantic Records (part of Warner Music UK) Damian Christian added: “Making sure we have Mo back to host this year’s awards has been a huge priority for us. He’s one of the biggest names in British entertainment right now and he did a great job hosting his first BRITs last year, we look forward to working with him and seeing him recreate his unique humor and style. brings to our stage and our screens.”
The nominations will be announced via an exclusive live stream on Thursday (12.01.23) at 4pm CEST and on the BRIT Awards social media channels.
Vick Hope and Jack Saunders lead a group of celebrities who reveal the shortlist.
R+B trio FLO were recently revealed as the winners of the Rising Star award, making history as the first group to win the award.
The BRITs with Mastercard will be broadcast live on ITV1 and ITVX – from The O2 arena.
Tickets for the public are now on sale at axs.co.uk.