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OSCAR's Next Host is Hugh Jackman!!

I am – Hercules!!
Hugh Jackman, star of May 1 release "X-Men Origins: Wolverine," will host the Feb. 22 Oscars ceremony, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences confirmed Friday. Jackman apparently got the gig because he did such a bang-up job hosting the Tonys. The 2009 Oscars will mark the first time in a while since the Oscars have gone without a stand-up comic host. Recent Academy Award emcees have included Jon Stewart, Steve Martin, Ellen DeGeneres and Chris Rock.

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