Stephen King thinks Patton Oswalt needs to be the following man the Academy seems to be at to host the Oscars now that Kevin Hart‘s out — but Pat’s punting for some younger blood.
We obtained the comic and self-described film buff Sunday at LAX, the place we requested what he product of the horror icon placing Pat’s identify up for consideration — within the wake of Hart’s homophobic tweets. SK says Patton has all the mandatory instruments and is aware of movie.
Hey, Oscar, two phrases for ya: PATTON OSWALT. He’a humorous,sharp-tongued, and he is aware of movie.
— Stephen King (@StephenKing) December 7, 2018
He’s actually a reputation that’s been floated because the internet hosting gig opened up — and everybody in Hollywood appears to have an opinion on who ought to get the job — however he defers on himself … and nominates Billy Eichner or Tiffany Haddish as an alternative.
Check out the clip to listen to why he thinks they’re excellent choices. Patton stopped wanting saying it’s as a result of they’d signify girls and/or the LGBTQ group … however ya gotta assume that’s on his thoughts.
BTW, he nonetheless needs the gig for himself … sometime.