Recent Oscar Hosts

85th Academy Awards 2012
Seth MacFarlane
Academy Awards host Seth MacFarlane arrives at the 2012 Governors Awards at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood, California on December 1, 2012. The Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) is presenting the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award to Jeffery Katzenberg, and Honorary Awards to stunt performer Hal Needham, documentarian D.A. Pennebaker and arts advocate George Stevens Jr.at the inaugural Governors Awards event. AFP PHOTO / Krista KENNELL (Photo credit should read Krista Kennell/AFP/Getty Images)
85th Academy Awards 2012
84th Academy Awards 2011
Billy Crystal
HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Host Billy Crystal performs onstage during the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
84th Academy Awards 2011
83rd Academy Awards 2010
James Franco & Anne Hathaway
Presenters Anne Hathaway and James Franco, in drag, appear on stage during the 83rd annual Academy Awards at the Kodak Theater in Hollywood on February 27, 2011. AFP PHOTO/Gabriel BOUYS (Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)
83rd Academy Awards 2010
82nd Academy Awards 2009
Alec Baldwin w/ Steve Martin
HOLLYWOOD - MARCH 07: Director Kathryn Bigelow (C), winner of Best Director award for "The Hurt Locker," with co-hosts Steve Martin and Alec Baldwin, onstage during the 82nd Annual Academy Awards held at Kodak Theatre on March 7, 2010 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
82nd Academy Awards 2009
81st Academy Awards 2008
Hugh Jackman
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 22: (EDITORS NOTE: NO ONLINE, NO INTERNET, EMBARGOED FROM INTERNET AND TELEVISION USAGE UNTIL THE CONCLUSION OF THE LIVE OSCARS TELECAST) Host Hugh Jackman during the 81st Annual Academy Awards held at Kodak Theatre on February 22, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
81st Academy Awards 2008
80th Academy Awards 2007
Jon Stewart
HOLLYWOOD - FEBRUARY 24: Host Jon Stewart speaks on stage during the 80th Annual Academy Awards held at the Kodak Theatre on February 24, 2008 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
80th Academy Awards 2007
79th Academy Awards 2006
Ellen DeGeneres
HOLLYWOOD - FEBRUARY 25: Host Ellen DeGeneres onstage during the 79th Annual Academy Awards at the Kodak Theatre on February 25, 2007 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
79th Academy Awards 2006
78th Academy Awards 2005
Jon Stewart
HOLLYWOOD - MARCH 05: Host Jon Stewart speaks on stage during the 78th Annual Academy Awards at the Kodak Theatre on March 5, 2006 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
78th Academy Awards 2005
77th Academy Awards 2004
Chris Rock
HOLLYWOOD - FEBRUARY 27: Comedian and host Chris Rock poses backstage during the 77th Annual Academy Awards on February 27, 2005 at the Kodak Theater in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Carlo Allegri/Getty Images)
77th Academy Awards 2004
76th Academy Awards 2003
Billy Crystal
BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA - SEPTEMBER 24: Actor Billy Crystal mimics the Oscar statues at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences after it was announced that he would host the 76th Academy Awards September 24, 2003 in Beverly Hills, California. The 76th Academy Awards show is tentatively scheduled for February 29, 2004. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
76th Academy Awards 2003
75th Academy Awards 2002
Steve Martin
HOLLYWOOD - MARCH 23: Host Steve Martin gestures to the crowd during the 75th Annual Academy Awards at the Kodak Theater on March 23, 2003 in Hollywood, California. (Photo courtesy of A.M.P.A.S. via Getty Images)
75th Academy Awards 2002
74th Academy Awards 2001
Whoopi Goldberg
HOLLYWOOD, : US actress and comedian Whoopi Goldberg jokes around with a Oscar statue during the 74th Academy Awards at the Kodak Theater in Hollywood 24 March 2002. AFP PHOTO/TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
74th Academy Awards 2001
73rd Academy Awards 2000
Steve Martin
LOS ANGELES, UNITED STATES: Comedian Steve Martin opens the show at the 73rd Annual Academy Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles 25 March, 2001. AFP PHOTO Timothy A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
73rd Academy Awards 2000
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