Jimmy Kimmel to Host Oscars Again

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The Academy Awards ceremony will have the same host for two years in a row. Jimmy Kimmel said on Tuesday that he would return as host next year.

If you think we screwed up the ending this year, wait until you see what we have planned for the 90th anniversary show!  Kimmel said. In reference to the Best Picture announcement blunder.

The Academy also announced that producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd would return. The host and producers are usually not announced until late in the year and its a mad scramble at the end.  The hosting gig has gone to a different person every year since 1998 when Billy Crystal hosted 2 years in a row.

Very few hosts would be able to handle this situation as well as Kimmel did:

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