i voted for baldwin & martin.i love their chemistery.
Billy Crystal is classic, but his best were in the 1990s. Jackman did a terrific job, especially his opening number. It’s a toss up between those two for me.
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I voted for Hugh Jackman, but Ellen’s not far behind.
I feel like the only one who thought Seth MacFarlane did a decent job hosting the Oscars.
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Hugh Jackman is easily the greatest showman the Oscars have seen since Crystal’s heyday, though there’s something about Steve Martin’s easygoing solo efforts that really appeals to me.
I liked almost all of the above, so I just went with the one with the nicest bod.
Hugh was the best but Steve Martin and Alec Baldwin were the funniest. That monolouge was probably the best ever. They really did their homework and made some great jokes. My favorite will always be “Gabby and I have something in common. In our first roles, we both played poor black children” – Steve Martin. References like that are what us movie buffs love and they really did a great job at that plus between Martin and Crystal, they both have the best reaction timing when something crazy happens. Ellen, Seth, and Whoopi are also honerable mentions
Oddly I don’t remember Baldwin & Martin at all. Now they’re mentioned I have a vague recollection of them being good but if I’d been asked to name the last 10 hosts they never would have occured to me at all.
Jackman gets my vote. He’s everything a host should be. Best since the heyday of Crystal.