You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

Anne Hathaway explains why it is difficult to host Oscars

Press Trust of India  |  Los Angeles 

says the toughest part of hosting is facing the criticism the very next day.

In an interview with Tonight, the 36-year-old actor, who had emceed in 2011 with James Franco, said the getting the feedback for the gig next day is difficult to face.

"It feels nice, everybody tells you it's going well while you're doing it. While you're doing it, it's like doing anything, you know?

"My approach to all this stuff is really simple: we're lucky. Whether or not it does well or it bombs, this is the stuff of dreams. This is not something to get upset about," said.

winner said failing at the hosting job does "sting a bit."


"I think it might end up being a net positive over life. Well, the lessons that I learned, the life lessons about whom to trust and when to trust them, that's going to be the net positive," she added.

also shared her views about the controversy surrounding Kevin Hart, who recently stepped down from hosting this year's after his old homophobic tweets resurfaced on

She said, "I do just want to go on record and say the LGBTQ community needs all the allies in the world and deserves all the allies in the world."

The will be next seen in "Serenity", which reunites her with "Interstellar" co-star The film is set to release in the US on January 25.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Sun, January 13 2019. 12:55 IST
RECOMMENDED FOR YOU