Oscar producers: Neil Patrick Harris received the Academy’s only formal offer to host

10.23.14 3 years ago

Associated Press

Oscar producers: Neil Patrick Harris received the Academy's only formal offer to host
Responding to a Hollywood Reporter report that Harris was the 4th choice to host the Oscars, producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron released a statement saying: “After every Oscar show there is always a discussion as to who will host the next one. Many names are discussed and sometimes even floated without there being any formal offers. At times, these casual discussions take on a life of their own, and some are eager to break a story without knowing the facts. Neil Patrick Harris received the Academy”s formal offer. He is the perfect choice for the Oscars and will be the consummate host.”

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