Baldwin, who hosted the 2010 telecast with Steve Martin, had some pointed things to say about the Motion Picture Academy and the
Baldwin told the magazine he would "never, never, never" do it again and that "the Oscars is a completely thankless job."
This year's show, hosted by
Baldwin noted that that the broadcast raises much of the academy's annual budget. (The 2012 show netted the group more than $51 million, according to the group's annual report.)
“When the Oscars is three hours – when they … you and say the Oscars is running long, and that’s a problem – that’s not a problem. They’re making more money. So
Putting forward the idea of
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