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EntertainmentOscars 2020 probably won't have a host either

21:25  19 may  2019
21:25  19 may  2019 Source:   digitalspy.com

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It Sounds Like The Oscars Won ’ t Have A Host Next Year, Either . Between a hosting scandal (leading to no host for the first time since the late 1980s), cutting categories from the broadcast, and the quickly-scrapped Best Popular Film brouhaha, the 2019 Oscars were supposed to be a disaster.

Before his first Oscars hosting gig was overshadowed by that Best Picture envelope fiasco, Kimmel was smart and entertaining enough that we forgave him for The following year was more of the same, suggesting that he's a capable host who won ' t light up the room but won ' t really let you down either .

Oscars 2020 probably won't have a host either © Digitalspy/ST - Getty Images Following the resounding success of the 2019 hostless Oscars, it now seems highly likely that 2020's ceremony won't have a host either.

Following the resounding success of this year's hostless Oscars, it now seems highly likely that 2020's ceremony won't have a host either.

According yo Entertainment Weekly, ABC Entertainment Chief Karey Burke recently told reporters that ABC won't concern itself with looking for someone to present the next Academy Awards, instead electing to have multiple presenters again.

“You will not see us messing with that format to the best to our abilities,” said Burke. She added that they were "unbelievably happy with the results [this year]. Hopefully we will have that same kind of success when we approach [next year's show]".

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Many figured a host -less Oscars would be a train wreck, particularly since the Academy had a very tumultuous year where they ended up backtracking on all of their controversial proposed changes to In an interview with THR, Burke was asked about the 2020 Oscars and whether there'd be a host .

To host or not to host ? That is the debate underway following the 91st Academy Awards ceremony. Monday’s show was the first time since the 61st Oscars that the show to honor and recognize the best in motion pictures was held without a host , and it seemed to go off without a hitch.

Oscars 2020 probably won't have a host either © Kevin Winter - Getty Images 91st Annual Academy Awards - Show

This year's ceremony had an audience of 29.6 million on ABC, up 11% from 2018's all-time low of 26.5 million.

The figures had been on the decline for four straight years with more and more viewers electing not to tune in to the three-plus-hour ceremony.

Oscars 2020 probably won't have a host either © VALERIE MACON - Getty Images Rami Malek accepts Oscar award for Best Actor, 2019

But the reformatted and speedier broadcast sits as the most watched non-sports show across all US TV since the 32.9 million who tuned in for the 2017 Oscars.

The Academy decided to run the 2019 Oscars without a host after Kevin Hart stepped down from the role. The comedy actor faced a major backlash after a number of old homophobic tweets resurfaced, prompting him to apologise to the LGBTQ+ community.

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