Oscars 2019 : towards a ceremony without a presenter ?

Oscars 2019 : vers une cérémonie sans présentateur ?

Has a month and a half of the Oscars, no master of ceremonies has been chosen to succeed Jimmy Kimmel, presenter the last year. And the amazing thing is that this should stay as well…

It is a historical fact : while the Oscars will take place Sunday, February 24, is still not known the name of its presenter. Recall that the Academy had appointed, in December last year, comedian Kevin Hart to take on this role prestigious. But it was finally abandoned, following the controversy born of tweets homophobic, of which he was the author. Despite the support of personalities such as Ellen Degeneres, Kevin Hart is not income on its decision. On the side of the Academy, it is now working on a 91st ceremony… without a presenter. This is what reports the site Variety based on several sources close to the organization.

However, according to the same sources cited by Variety, viewers will have the opportunity to see several actors for skits of a few minutes, placed between the traditional awards. If this option is confirmed, we still do not know what will happen to the famous opening monologue… Has three times in the past, several actors had shared the presentation for the night (1958, 1973, 1987), but this would be the first time that the academy awards are held officially without a master of ceremony. To be continued…

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