The Emmys were broadcast this past Sunday. I thought Jimmy Fallon did a good job as the host, he kept the show moving and was funny at times. It did seem to me that his role was diminished though. Maybe that is the new award show trend, less focus on the host, more focus on the presenters and clips? Regardless, I enjoy the Emmys. But I don’t think they, or any of the other award shows, hold a candle to the Oscars. In a typical year, I haven’t seen all of the nominated movies, yet I still watch the Oscar broadcast each time it airs. There are two reasons for that: fashion and the host. Which brings me to this:
Who Did it Best? – Oscar hosts.
The nominees are…
I knew right away one of the people I wanted to feature but went to this site to come up with the rest. Oddly, I have no memory of Johnny Carson hosting, something he did five time in between 1978 and 1983, but since I don’t remember, I am not going to include him. You can though. So, who is your favorite Oscar host?