Ellen DeGeneres to Host Oscars in 2014; Announces on Twitter

By Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.
August 2, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

Ellen DeGeneres is going to host next year’s Academy Awards show, she said on Twitter.

“It’s official: I’m hosting the #Oscars! I’d like to thank @TheAcademy, my wife Portia and, oh dear, there goes the orchestra,” she wrote.

Variety magazine reported Friday that DeGeneres will host the Oscars on March 2.

It is the second time that DeGeneres will be hosting the awards show.

She hosted the event in 2007.

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Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.