This post originally appeared on The Lab NYC

As the longtime face of HLN’s “Showbiz Tonight”, A.J. Hammer has established himself as one of Holywood’s best entertainment reporters.  But a new honor was bestowed upon him, when this weekend he was tabbed alongside Network-mate Robin Meade, and Good Morning America’s Sam Champion to host this year’s Daytime Emmys.  Here “The King Of Kamelot” chats #InTheLab via Spreecast with “Showbiz Tonight’s” A.J. Hammer about hosting the prestigious award show, interviewing an icon like Monty Hall who was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award, what to expect from the various races, and so much more!