While many are shying away from the idea of hosting the Oscars in February, one actor is ready to step up to the plate… Ken Jeong. Will the Academy Awards continue a 91-year-tradition of having a host or go without one for the first time? The Crazy Rich Asians star jokingly told Seth Meyers:”If I do not become the host of the Oscars, I will consider not only my career but my life a failure.”