Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane will host the 85th Annual Academy Awards on February 24 after it was confirmed on Monday that Seth got the Oscar gig.
A little more than a week removed from hosting Saturday Night Live, Seth MacFarlane has been hired to host he 85th Annual Academy Awards. In a report out of Entertainment Weekly, Macfarlane was hired this week by the Academy to host the Oscars after a successful hosting gig on SNL.
Although the choice of Seth MacFarlance may be a surprise to some, the song-and-dance Family Guy creator will certainly keep things light and people on their toes come Oscar time. MacFarlane follows fellow TV personalities Ellen Degeneres and Jon Stewart as recent Oscar hosts.
After the success of Seth MacFarlane’s summer movie, Ted, MacFarlane proved that he’s able to hold his own on film.
Do you think Seth MacFarlane is a good choice to host the Academy Awards?