TV preview: Ellen returns to host the Oscars

First Published      Last Updated Feb 27 2014 05:00 pm

Seven years after she first hosted the Academy Awards, Ellen DeGeneres returns to headline Hollywood's biggest event. Why? Because she did a pretty good job the last time, and she's unlikely to spark controversy. After the weird (and unsuccessful) effort to bring in lots of young viewers with Seth MacFarlane a year ago, we're back to somebody safe.

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