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Jimmy Fallon Confirms He's Not Hosting 2013 Oscars

August 8, 2012 (5:51 pm) GMT
Announcing that he's not going to lead the movie kudos ceremony next year, Fallon said 'It's not my year'.

has confirmed that he will not host the 2013 Academy Awards as previously reported. However, the late night talk show host did not deny during an interview with on "Today" that he was being "considered" for the job.

"No, I'm not going to do the Oscars," Fallon told Lauer in a serious tone. "It's an honor to be asked by the academy, but it's not my year." Lauer was genuinely surprised by the answer and said, "Okay, we'll end on that note."

Rumors have been circulating that talks between Fallon and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have fallen through. ABC, which broadcasts the Oscars, reportedly objected to the fact that Fallon is the host of "". The NBC show is direct competitor of the Alphabet's "".

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