Conan O'Brien to Host MTV Movie Awards

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Conan O'Brien has just been announced as the host of the 2014 MTV Movie Awards.

"After eight years of intense negations, I am honored to announce I am hosting MTV's second most prestigious awards show," O'Brien said in a written statement.

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The late-night host, 50, has become a favorite of MTV's millennial audience through the expansive digital and social presence that his self-titled TBS show has built in recent years.

This news comes ahead of the nominations announcement set for Thursday, March 6 at 7 a.m. ET at

The 2014 MTV Movie Awards airs Sunday, April 13 at 9 p.m. ET/PT from Los Angeles' Nokia Theatre L.A. Live.

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