Joel McHale, the star of CBS’ sitcom “The Great Indoors,” has been tapped to host the 43rd annual People’s Choice Awards.

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“The people have spoken, and they want Jimmy Kimmel to host the 2017 Oscars! And the people have also spoken, and said that it would be OK if I hosted the 2017 People’s Choice Awards. Well, one person said that. Luckily, that person was [CBS CEO] Les Moonves, so no one questioned it,” McHale, 45, said in a statement.

The awards, which are voted on by the public, will be handed out during CBS’ live telecast from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Jan. 18.