Actor Tom Hanks will host a primetime tv particular on Jan. 20 to have a good time the inauguration of Joe Biden as president, organizers mentioned on Wednesday.
The 90-minute ‘Celebrating America’ particular will characteristic appearances by celebrities together with Jon Bon Jovi, Demi Lovato Justin Timberlake and Ant Clemons, in response to an announcement from Biden`s inaugural committee.
Democrats Biden and Kamala Harris, who shall be sworn in earlier within the day as president and vp, additionally will ship remarks.
Biden`s committee has scaled again the same old inaugural occasions because of the COVID-19 pandemic, cancelling the standard parade and inaugural balls usually held in Washington.
The tv particular “will showcase the American folks`s resilience, heroism, and a unified dedication to coming collectively as a nation to heal and rebuild”, the inaugural committee mentioned.
This system shall be broadcast on tv networks CBS, ABC, CNN, NBC and MSNBC, and streamed on YouTube, Fb, Twitter and different on-line platforms.