angela bassett & arsenio hall*The first week of Arsenio Hall‘s return to TV hosting after a nearly 20 year gap is in the books.

Closing out his premiere week, Friday night The Arsenio Hall Show welcomed Oscar®-nominated actress Angela Bassett (“American Horror Story: Coven”), Beth Behrs (“2 Broke Girls”), and Simon Cowell’s Emblem3 for their late-night TV debut.

Check out some clips from Friday night’s show:

Angela Bassett’s Son Yelled At President Obama
It’s hard to control your excitement when you meet the President. Find out what Angela Bassett’s son said.

Angela Bassett Uses Voodoo Powers to Protect Arsenio from Aubrey O’day
Angela Bassett pulls from her character on American Horror Story to protect Arsenio from Aubrey O’Day.

Arsenio’s Cousin, The Animal Expert
Arsenio paid for his cousin to go to Africa to study exotic animals. This is what he came back with.

Selected quote from the show:

  • “LeBron James said he would love to spend the rest of his career in South Beach playing for the Miami Heat… and from my relatives and everyone in Cleveland is concerned, the feeling is mutual!” – Arsenio Hall

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