Howard Stern’s got a somewhat unlikely new gig: Judging “America’s Got Talent.”
NBC announced today that the infamous shock jock will be a judge on the upcoming season of the Simon Cowell-produced NBC reality competition show.
“Howard Stern’s larger-than-life personality will bring a thrilling new dynamic to ‘America’s Got Talent’ starting this summer,” Paul Telegdy, NBC’s president of alternative and late night programming, said in a statement. “He’s a proven innovator and his track record in broadcasting is truly remarkable. Howard is very passionate about this show and is fully committed to its future success.”
Stern will continue to host his SiriusXM radio show.