Ellen DeGeneres steps out of comfort zone

Feb 23, 2014, 02:34 IST | Agencies

Ellen DeGeneres has said that she is hosting the Academy Awards as it's a very challenging thing to do

Washington: Ellen DeGeneres has said that she is hosting the Academy Awards as it’s a very challenging thing to do.

Ellen DeGeneres will host the Oscars this year. Pic/AFP
Ellen DeGeneres will host the Oscars this year. Pic/AFP

The 56-year-old talk show host said that she wanted to challenge herself as she is very comfortable right now and it’s not good to be comfortable as a performer.

DeGeneres said that creatively she needs to push herself, asserting that Oscars is pretty much the scariest thing one can do. She also compared hosting the show with bungee jumping.

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