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Updated: Sun, 23 Feb 2014 20:45:00 GMT
The Academy Awards' best and worst ever hosts

Ellen DeGeneres

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Hosted: once (2006)
DeGeneres admitted right off the bat in her monologue that she had been dreaming of hosting the Oscars since she was a little girl. Who among us does not shudder when remembering that joke about pressing a script on Martin Scorsese? No one wants the host to be an autograph hunter, even if we know it’s just a routine.