Oscar 2007: Jon Stewart to Host 80th Ceremony

September 11, 2007–According to sources on the New York Times website, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is expected to announce that Jon Stewart will host the 80th Annual Academy Awards.

This would be Stewart's second hosdting of the Oscars, after hosting the ceremony in 2006. Ellen DeGeneres hosted this year's kudocast.

The Academy Awards, which Gil Cates will produce, is scheduled for Feb. 24 at the Kodak Theater. ABC will televise.