Seth MacFarlane Enters 'The Matrix' in '85th Annual Academy Awards' Promo

The Oscar host makes a humorous connection to the 'blue pill' and a famous drug in this video for the awards ceremony, airing Sunday, February 24.
When Seth MacFarlane hosts the 85th Annual Academy Awards later this month, you can surely expect a bevy of jokes poking fun at some of this year's nominees. The Oscar host has been taking shots at some blockbusters of years past as well, with last week's promo poking fun at James Bond's classic martini order. ABC has released a new promo today, featuring Seth MacFarlane entering The Matrix, making a humorous connection to the "blue pill" and a certain "performance enhancing" drug. Go deep down the rabbit hole with this latest video for The Academy Awards ceremony, airing Sunday, February 24 on ABC.

The Academy Awards episode 61.1, "The 85th Annual Academy Awards" stars Seth MacFarlane and is directed by Don Mischer.

The Matrix was released March 31st, 1999 and stars Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving, Gloria Foster, Joe Pantoliano, Marcus Chong, Julian Arahanga. The film is directed by Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski.



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Comments (6)

  1. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    Predictable, but cute

    2 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  2. moviegeek

    can't wait

    2 years agoby @moviegeekFlag

  3. aoshi

    He's so... dry. He has good jokes, but he can't deliver them properly. Stick to writing, Seth!

    2 years agoby @aoshiFlag

  4. Replicant

    hahaha he's gonna be the best Oscar host ever

    2 years agoby @felipe-11Flag