Ellen returns! The Academy Awards producers announced Friday morning that the hilarious talk show host will be hosting the 2014 Oscars. This will be her second time hosting, and since her 2007 performance earned her an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety of Music Program, the public has high expectations. Ellen tweeted the news excitedly, saying, “It’s official: I’m hosting the #Oscars! I’d like to thank @TheAcademy, my wife Portia and, oh dear, there goes the orchestra.”

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