w kamau bell

*His FXX series may be cancelled, but comedian W. Kamau Bell has found work as host of the 66th Annual Writers Guild Awards New York Ceremony.

The awards will be held on Saturday, February 1, 2014 at the Edison Ballroom in New York City. Award presenters will be announced.

W. Kamau Bell was most recently the host of the FXX show “Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell.” When approached to host the annual awards ceremony, Bell remarked, “I’m excited to host the WGA Awards, mostly because I assume it will allow me to keep my health insurance.”

The 2014 Writers Guild Awards will be held on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, simultaneously at the Edison Ballroom in New York City and the JW Marriott in Los Angeles, CA.