Access Hollywoodâ€™s Natalie Morales will host this years â€œCinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards,â€ it was announced by Mitch Neuhauser, Managing Director of CinemaCon. CinemaCon, the official convention of The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) will be held March 27- 30 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.
The â€œCinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awardsâ€ will feature top film industry talent and takes place on the evening of Thursday, March 30, at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, hosted by the Coca-Cola Company, the official presenting sponsor or CinemaCon.
â€œWe couldnâ€™t be more excited to have the magnificent Natalie Morales on hand to be our host for the evening,â€ noted Neuhauser. â€œWe are happy to continue our longstanding partnership with Access Hollywood for the Big Screen Achievement Awards and know that Natalie will assist in making this a fantastic evening for all.â€
Natalie Morales is the West Coast anchor of NBC Newsâ€™ TODAY, host of NBCUâ€™s â€œAccess Hollywoodâ€ and co-host of â€œAccess Hollywood Live.â€ She previously served as news anchor and co-host of TODAYâ€™s third-hour. Morales has contributed to several major breaking news stories and has also landed many exclusive celebrity interviews including Angelina Jolie who revealed she was having twins, Caitlyn Jenner on life after her transition and Jennifer Lopez on her career and family. Morales, who speaks Spanish and Portuguese, was born in Taiwan and graduated summa cum laude from Rutgers University with a bachelorâ€™s degree in journalism and Latin American studies.