Seth MacFarlane Opening Monologue Oscars 2013

In a little over half an hour Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane will take the stage to open the 85th Annual Academy Awards. A trile threat, many are wondering MacFarlane's opening number will entail. 

From what we know, it will last 15 minutes, there will also be a 15-minute song and dance closing number when he'll be joined by Kristin Chenoweth. Apparently, he will be joined on stage by none other than Daniel Radcliffe. 

Here's to hoping that MacFarlane does a better job than Anne Hathaway and James Franco ... though that's probably not a tall order.

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Elena is the Arts & Entertainment Editor at Mic. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Salon, Time Out New York, The New York Times Upfront, ABC News, and various travel publications. She is also a Princeton alum, a former Thailand resident, and a Brooklyn native.

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