Mar 3, 2014 ... Ellen DeGeneres did just that, and though the show lasted more than three ... have played it safe/slightly bizarre (Anne Hathaway and James Franco). ... again and again (Billy Crystal and Steve Martin, we're looking at you, too): ... goes into the Oscars hosting gig, but DeGeneres managed to incorporate a ...
Mar 2, 2014 ... Oscars 2014 host Ellen DeGeneres will know there's pressure on her to ... the risk that you can bore TV audiences to death by playing too safe.
Aug 2, 2013 ... Ellen DeGeneres hosted the Oscars in 2007 ... a disservice to say that Ellen DeGeneres as Oscars host is the "safe choice" after a year with Seth MacFarlane, the Family Guy creator and, for some Americans, an unfamiliar name, played the role. ... She's not too old. ... She hosted in 2007 and did a fine job.
Mar 2, 2014 ... Most of the winners were predictable and host Ellen DeGeneres was ... In any case, it was too much even if she did set a Twitter record by ... playing it safe after the controversy their 2013 host Seth MacFarlane generated.
Feb 27, 2016 ... Ellen DeGeneres, Billy Crystal and Hugh Jackman in our poll ... The ceremony for the 89th Academy Awards will take place in Hollywood's ... couldn't help but think that DeGeneres' stab at hosting was played a little too safe.
Feb 21, 2014 ... Ellen DeGeneres, pictured December 9, 2006, has been set to host the 79th Academy Awards telecast, which will air on ... Crystal, another “safe” choice, was sadly past his Oscar glory days, and his performance was widely panned by critics who considered it too overly familiar and full of old-school shtick.
Feb 26, 2017 ... Will be used in accordance with our Privacy Rights ... But not even that scheme is fail-safe. ... Ellen DeGeneres ... Selfie, schmelfie: DeGeneres won at hosting the Oscars because she was able to be herself. ... You can't be too cool for school, and you can't try to make it your show,” Goldberg, who has ...
Mar 3, 2014 ... Oscars 2014: Ellen DeGeneres was a safe host in the style of Bob Hope ... in the auditorium, which was the people in the auditorium, she did a ...
Jul 16, 2016 ... When Ellen DeGeneres orchestrated the selfie that 'broke' Twitter while ... Seth MacFarlane's stint as host was widely panned for being too controversial. ... face, as there was a time when she was seen as anything but safe. ... 'And then one day I had the TV on and Ellen's sitcom was playing,' says Stanton.