Ellen DeGeneres Wears Tuxedo For Oscars Poster
Chat show host cuts a dash as she limbers up for biggest gig of her life...
Ellen DeGenereshas donned a tuxedo and posed with one of the famous Oscars statuettes in a promo poster for next month's awards ceremony.
The chat show host is MCing the movie world's most prestigious gong show this year - and the publicity machine has just whirred into life.
"Look at me! I'm gonna host the #Oscars," she tweeted when the snaps hit the web.
And she then added: "I'd like to thank The Academy. Seriously. Thank you."
Ellen will be having her first crack at hosting the Academy Awards - now in their 86th edition.
Seth MacFarlane's stint last year drew mixed reviews from fans and the movie community.
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