After the producers of the 84th Academy Awards confirmed that the comedian/actor would host the biggest night in movies Feb. 26, the jokes started flying.
“We’re opening it with (Murphy) singing Party All the Time,” says co-producer Brett Ratner. “I’m kidding.”
But Ratner and co-producer Don Mischer promise that Murphy will provide a memorable and entertaining evening as host.
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