Jason Sudeikis Hosting MTV Movie Awards

Entertainment Apr. 27, 2011 AT 12:53PM
Jason Sudeikis Credit: Michael Caulfield/WireImage.com

Following in the footsteps of fellow Saturday Night Live comics Andy Samberg, Eddie Murphy and Jimmy Fallon, 35-year-old Jason Sudeikis will host the 19th Annual MTV Movie Awards on June 5.

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Ryan Seacrest, 36, broke the news on his KIIS-FM radio show Wednesday. "I'm sincerely flattered that the folks from the Mostly Teenage Viewers network have invited me to host this year and I look forward to keeping the streak of flawless and critically-lauded movie award show hosting in 2011 alive," Sudeikis tells Us Weekly in a statement.

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In addition to his work on SNL, Sudeikis -- who once dated January Jones --  has appeared on the big screen in movies such as Hall Pass, Going the Distance and What Happens in Vegas.

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