Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg will host Pet Bowl 17 (Pet Bowl XVII) on Sunday, February 7, which can air at 2 p.m. ET on Animal Planet and the Discovery Plus streaming service.
This information was beforehand reported by People Magazine, whereas the play-by-play through the contest will come from Monday Night time Soccer announcer Steve Levy and SportsCenter anchor Sage Steele.
Earlier than Folks’s protection, this announcement additionally appeared on the Animal Planet Instagram web page.
Stewart will signify Group Ruff in a Tail Mary Tangerine orange jersey, whereas Snoop Dogg will signify Group Fluff in a Bark Blue jersey.
Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg internet hosting Pet Bowl 17.
Martha Stewart, after all, is a titan of the approach to life/homegoods industries, internet hosting numerous PBS collection, showing yearly at Thanksgiving on The As we speak Present, along with her personal journal Martha Stewart Residing amongst different ventures.
Snoop Dogg is thought for gangster rap, and has been lively within the music scene because the early Nineties, making 18 albums so far, additionally showing on numerous soundtracks and several other collaborative albums as properly.
He has additionally been appearing for a lot of the previous 20 years, showing within the 2004 Owen Wilson remake of Starsky and Hutch and doing voice roles within the Hayden Panettiere 2005 horse-racing-themed Racing Stripes and 2013 IndyCar-themed Turbo. His Racing Stripes function was the farm’s lazy Bloodhound, paradoxically named Lightning.
In line with Oprah Magazine, the pair met round 2008 and shaped a quick friendship when he appeared as a visitor on The Martha Stewart Present, showing in a number of initiatives collectively and even cohosting a TV present collectively on VH1 known as Martha and Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Get together.
Whereas the pair don’t appear very alike, they by some means work properly collectively, and emphasizes how the love of canine can carry the world nearer, whereas additionally paying homage to all of the celebrity-infused hoopla that goes with the precise large recreation later within the day.
Each Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg have a pair of French Bulldogs every, whereas Stewart additionally has a pair of Chow Chows, and Folks says their canine could ship shoutouts all through the sport.
Within the precise contest itself, the Fluffers have a 3-2 edge over the Ruffers in wins and they’re the defending champions after final season’s 63-59 victory. (Till Pet Bowl XI, groups didn’t exist.)
Once more, Pet Bowl 17 will air at 2 p.m. ET on Sunday, February 7 on Animal Planet, and it’ll additionally stream reside on Discovery Plus.