Mario Lopez is about to give hand at new task along with the coming of the new year. The actor, who starred in "Dancing With the Stars," is set to host the 2007 Miss America Pageant in Las Vegas.
Event organizers confirmed his taping to be the event's host Wednesday Jan 3rd. The pageant, produced by Don Mischer Productions, will take place at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino Jan. 29 and will air on CMT.
"We are pleased that immediately following his successful star turn on 'Dancing With the Stars,' Mario Lopez has agreed to host the Pageant," Sam Haskell III, who chairs the Miss America Organization, said in a statement.