Taraji P. Henson To Return As Host for the 2022 BET Awards Taraji P Henson will host the 2022 BET Awards. The show will be held at the Microsoft Theater in Hollywood. Taraji said, I am honored to return as the host of the BET Awards and share the stage with so many powerful and prolific artists. You can even say it is the ’empire’ of Black Excellence. Who was your favorite BET Awards host to date?