In 2016 Leslie Jones’ enthusiastic social media posts about the Summer Olympics earned her a surprise trip to Rio to help cover the games for NBC. Tuesday NBC announced that Jones will be return to help cover this month’s upcoming winter Olympics games in Pyongyang.
“Experiencing the Olympics through the lens of Leslie is unlike anything else,” said Jim Bell, President, NBC Olympics Production and Programming. “Her passion for Team USA is contagious, and her adventures in South Korea should be fascinating.”
Jones is already prepping for her assignment, with this video released on her social media on Tuesday. She’s ready.
— Leslie Jones 🦋 (@Lesdoggg) January 30, 2018