51st ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS HOSTS LUKE BRYAN & DIERKS BENTLEY SCHEDULED TO APPEAR ON “THE TALK,” “ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT” & “THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN” THURSDAY, MARCH 31
51st ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS HOSTS
LUKE BRYAN & DIERKS BENTLEY SCHEDULED TO APPEAR ON
“THE TALK,” “ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT” &
“THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN” THURSDAY, MARCH 31
51st ACM AWARDS TO AIR LIVE FROM MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA IN LAS VEGAS
Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 8:00 PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network
WHAT: On Thursday, March 31, 51st Academy Of Country Music Awards™ hosts Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley will take over CBS with appearances on “The Talk,” “Entertainment Tonight” and “The Late Late Show with James Corden” in support of the 51st ACM Awards® airing on Sunday, April 3 at 8:00PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network. Both Bryan and Bentley will appear on “The Talk” and “Entertainment Tonight” for a sit down interview. Later in the evening, Bryan will join James Corden on “The Late Late Show With James Corden” as an in-studio guest.
WHO: Luke Bryan, fourth consecutive year co-hosting the ACM Awards®; nominated for two awards including Vocal Event of the Year and fourth consecutive nomination for Entertainer of the Year.
Dierks Bentley, first year co-hosting the ACM Awards; nominated for two awards including Male Vocalist of the Year along with the reigning title and second consecutive Video of the Year nomination for "Riser," with Director Wes Edwards whom he won alongside in the same category last year. The multi-PLATINUM entertainer will also perform his salty new single "Somewhere On A Beach.”
WHEN: Thursday, March 31, 2016
“The Talk” – LIVE 2:00-3:00 PM, ET/11:00 AM-12:00 PM, PT
“Entertainment Tonight” – 7:30-8:00 PM, ET/PT; check local listings
“The Late Late Show with James Corden” – 12:37-1:37 AM, ET/PT
MORE: About the Academy of Country Music Awards:
The 51st Academy of Country Music Awards is dedicated to honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in the country music industry. The show is produced for television by dick clark productions and will broadcast LIVE from MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 8:00 PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network. Allen Shapiro, Mike Mahan, R.A. Clark, Barry Adelman and Mark Bracco are executive producers. Bob Romeo is executive producer for the Academy of Country Music.
CONTACT: For additional information please contact Joanna Cichocki, Brian Rubin or Christina Canseco at PMK•BNC at 310.854.4800 or Joanna.Cichocki@pmkbnc.com/Brian.Rubin@pmkbnc.com/Christina.Canseco@pmkbnc.com