Joel McHale to host White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Joel McHale, pictured in January 2014.
Joel McHale, pictured in January 2014. Angela Weiss / Getty Images

The host of The Soup is coming to Washington.

The White House Correspondents’ Association says Joel McHale will host its annual dinner on May 3 in the nation’s capital.

The group said Friday that the star of Community and the pop-culture show The Soup will provide entertainment for the centennial White House Correspondents’ Dinner.

The president and first lady typically attend the starry celebration that gathers the White House press corps and celebrity guests.

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