After the sidesplitting performance of lady-laugh duo Tina Fey and Amy Poehler at this year’s Golden Globes, Seth MacFarlane had some seriously large shoes to fill.
But, as previous host Hugh Jackman—nominated for his stellar effort is Les Misérables—said, if anyone can pull off the hellish task of entertaining one of the most demanding television audiences ever, it’s the “Family Guy” helmer.
“I was way too boring as a host,” Hugh said. “He should absolutely go for it … He was genius at the morning nominations.”
After his opening monologue, here are some of the initial reactions flying around the Hollyscoop office on Seth’s performance as master of ceremonies…