The 94th annual Academy Awards are being held at Hollywood’s Dolby Theater on March 27. They come at a turning point for awards shows: viewing figures are down, COVID-19 has rubbed off some of the glitz, and watching rich people congratulate other rich people with gold statues while actors preach from the podium is increasingly grating.

That may be why the Oscars team has taken so long to confirm a host, but one person who might have done a good job has conclusively ruled himself out: Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda.

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By: David James
Title: Lin-Manuel Miranda turned down hosting the Oscars
Sourced From: wegotthiscovered.com/movies/lin-manuel-miranda-turned-down-hosting-the-oscars/
Published Date: Tue, 25 Jan 2022 11:18:50 +0000

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