Comedian Chris Rock has been confirmed as host for the 2016 Oscars.
Rock confirmed the news on Twitter, announcing “Look who’s back” while posing with an Academy award.
— Chris Rock (@chrisrock) October 21, 2015
“I’m so glad to be hosting the Oscars,”
the 50-year-old said in a statement.
“It’s great to be back.”
The 2016 Oscars will be held at the Dolby theatre in Hollywood on 28 February.