Transcript for Chris Rock Prepares to Host BET Awards
We have Chris rock next. He is hosting the annual B.E.T. Awards this weekend. Some of the biggest entertainment stars are nominated. Jay Z, and pharrell. And Rachel smith went behind the scenes with the funny man. Reporter: You have been called the funniest man in America. You have. And Sunday, you were bringing that funny to the B.E.T. Award stage. Live. Reporter: Why now? I have a bunch of jokes that I want to get off my chest. Reporter: What are you doing to prep for the awards? You have to meet me at the B.E.T. Awards. I always like the B.E.T. Awards. Lionel Richie is getting a lifetime achievement award. . Missy is doing something. And pharrell's performing. Robin Thicke's performing. Reporter: You've been in the business since the mid-'80s. What would you tell yourself then? I would tell myself to relax and enjoy it. I did a lot of things that were big that I probably didn't take the time to enjoy. Like what? Hosting the oscars. You're so wound up. In a weird way, you don't even know you did it. I would tell the younger me to enjoy the things I'm doing. Ten years from now, where do you hope to be? Ten years from now, I hope to be in show business. I hope I'm in the business. Reporter: For "Good morning America," Rachel smith, ABC news, Los Angeles. The B.E.T. Awards, on Sunday. We're wearing this for a
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