Following public backlash from past homophobic tweets by Kevin Hart, the comedian backed out in December from hosting the 2019 Oscars. The scandal has since prompted a sea of speculation surrounding who would possibly tapped for what some were calling the "least wanted job in Hollywood." After going on an apology tour where Ellen surprisingly called for the awards show to reinstate Hart as host, it seems that the Oscars have finally made their as to who will be this year's host: no one.
A source familiar with the situation told Variety that the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has decide to move ahead without a host for the 91st annual Academy Awards. Instead the show will rely on star-studded segments spread through out the show to pick up the extra weight, relying heavily on musical numbers to fill airtime. Luckily it doesn't look like the Academy with be hard pressed for nominees to pull from with Bohemian Rhapsody and A Star Is Born (#Justice4Ally) already providing plenty of source material.