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5 memorable monologues that made the Oscars worth the watch!

2015-02-19 12:20

Cape Town – It’s Oscar week and everyone is talking about the glamorous night when the hard work put into films during the year are highlighted to see who came out on top and who just didn't make the cut.

Keeping the audience entertained and making sure the night’s atmosphere lasts, the host of the night has a very important job.

This year’s host, Neil Patrick Harris is said to have a magical night planned.

To get the ball rolling on what to expect, Channel24 found a few memorable opening monologues that we loved watching again!

Here are 5 opening monologues to get you excited for this year’s Oscars:

1. Ellen DeGeneres - 2014 Oscars

Always quick with a joke, Ellen never disappoints when it comes to teasing celebs in a fun and quirky way.

2. Hugh Jackman - 2009 Oscars

Debuting his singing skills and a performance on a budget, Hugh Jackman proved how deserving he was to be the host of the Oscars.  

3. Alec Baldwin and Steve Martin - 2010 Oscars

What more could you ask for but two old gents cracking some jokes on stage. Alec and Steve are like the two cool grandpas whose stories we love to listen to.

4. Ellen DeGeneres - 2007 Oscars

A classic Ellen made her first Oscars hosting gig one to remember by keeping smiles on the audience’s faces all night long.

5. Whoopi Goldberg - 2002 Oscars

There are just no words to describe how Whoopi’s extravagant entrance made us feel except to watch and enjoy…

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