Seth who? I'm guessing that was the general reaction among the membership of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences when Seth MacFarlane was announced as this year's Oscar traffic-cop.
Let's just say senior white males are not exactly Family Guy's demographic.
But my hopes are high for this puzzling choice.
With that, here's an entirely subjective list of five favourite hosts (and five uncomfortable Oscar moments to round out the listage).
5. CHRIS ROCK - If only as a reality check. His bit about what Hollywood really sells in the theatres (remote comments from people lined up to see White Chicks) served as a reminder that the Oscars are, in many ways, lipstick painted on a pig.
The 10 worst superhero movies of all time Okay, Iron Man 3 is solidly a hit with both critics and fans. So before Man of Steel, R.I.P.D., Kick Ass 2 and Thor: The Dark World land in theatres, we thought now was a good time to take a look back at some comic book film adaptations that have missed ... Read more