6. Seth MacFarlane Gets Mixed Reviews
Did Seth MacFarlane breathe new life into the Academy Awards? It depends who you ask. The “Family Guy” creator’s opening monologue and chest-related musical number seemed to be a big hit with fans, while his teddy bear character Ted appeared to tank as an awards presenter. And even if Seth did emerge with mostly positive reviews, there was still that Abraham Lincoln and John Wilkes Booth joke that really got under the skin of viewers. —XFINITY Entertainment Staff (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
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