Oh, Just Skip It: Why Going Without An Oscars Host Is A Great Idea
For the first time in 30 years, 2019's Academy Awards show won't have a presenter.
That's pretty surprising, as the received wisdom is that if a viewer isn't interested in a particular award, they may still stick around to watch the emcee.
But according to Business Insider, some Hollywood pros say it's not such a bad idea.
Lili Fini Zanuck, produced the 72nd Oscars in 2000 with her husband Richard D.
She said, "If you only have a voice of God-type thing it might be better off.