G4 announces Kassem G as new host
G4’s long-awaited comeback comes later this year, and the company has announced the latest addition to its talent roster: Kassem “Kassem G” Gharaibeh. Kassem G will be among G4’s on-air talents for his humorous programming, including Attack of the show. The revived network has made a lot of announcements of new talent over the past few months, and Kassem G should be a welcome addition for those who have followed his work on YouTube over the years. Kassem G has won numerous awards for his comedy on YouTube, so he should prove to be an exciting addition!
G4 posted a video announcing the arrival of Kassem G, which can be found in the Tweet embedded below.
ANOTHER EPIC APRIL TALENT ANNOUNCEMENT !?
– G4TV (@ G4TV) April 19, 2021
For those unfamiliar, Kassem G has been called the “godfather of YouTube comedy”. The comedian has had a prolific career on the platform, with 2.39 million subscribers, to date. The comedian was also a co-founder of Maker Studios in 2009, which was sold to the Walt Disney Company in 2014. Given the comedian’s popularity, he seems like the perfect candidate to join the network, and his addition should make lots of G4 fans. happy.
The return of G4 has been eagerly awaited by players. The network is expected to return this year, on linear and digital channels. Fans can expect to see returning shows and hosts, along with some brand new offerings. In a comment on YouTube, Kassem G revealed that he has been a longtime fan of G4, and he hopes to “see and help create new content and shows that reflect how gaming and pop culture have changed over the course of the last decade “.
Kassem G is right that the video game industry has undergone a lot of changes since G4 went off air. However, the game has also grown in popularity significantly, which could lead to increased interest in a channel dedicated to the hobby. For now, players will just have to wait and see how things play out, but with the level of talent involved in the network’s return, things certainly seem to be off to a good start!
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