We weren't expecting much from Seth MacFarlane as our Oscar host anyway (full disclosure: a "Family Guy" fan this writer is not) but now that Tina Fey and Amy Poehler did such an excellent, just-risky-enough, high-energy, downright-adorable job as our co-emcees during the Golden Globes, the hosting bar has been set impossibly high and we'd be shocked if the director-writer-voice-actor (non-comedian) is able to pull off such a crowd-pleasing feat.
He'll probably sing - he's up for Best Original Song for a tune from his movie Ted - make some bathroom-humour jokes and a few that completely disregard good taste (again "Family Guy"), all while a permanent grin is stretched across his face but typically the host opens the shows and then only pops up periodically so the focus shall be, as it should be, on the night's winners.
Now that the Globes are said and done and have somewhat »
- Andrea Miller
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