July 13, 2006 06:26:42 GMT
Jessica Simpson to co-host Teen Choice awards.
The newly-single Jessica Simpson is getting busy these days, that's something for sure. The actress-singer, besides has been tapped to co-host the 8th annual Teen Choice Awards, also is nominated for three awards.
The nomination she gets are those for Choice Movie Breakout Performance for her role as Daisy Duke in "The Dukes of Hazzard," Choice Red Carpet Fashion Icon and Choice Hottie.
While the annual event will air live Aug. 20 on Fox (8 p.m. ET), as of Jess' co-host will be announced at a later date. Voters can cast their ballots until Aug. 11 on the Web sites Teenpeople.com, MySpace.com, Ign.com and Fox.com.
In the meantime, Jess is working on both her music and acting career, having her comedy flick "Employee of the Month" opens Sept. 15 and her album "A Public Affair" debuts Aug. 29.