In exchange for a solo emcee, organizers behind the 2019 Academy Awards are planning to choose celebrities to present different portions of the show, according to Variety, which cited sources with knowledge of the situation.Who else will have to apologize beforehand?
The reported plan would be the first time in roughly three decades that the award show aired without someone at the helm, Variety reported. There were other times that the event reportedly had multiple hosts, however.
A spokesperson for the Academy Awards did not immediately return Fox News’ request for comment.
Kevin Hart was originally offered the hosting slot but stepped down amid criticism over years-old homophobic remarks that resurfaced.
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
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