updated 11/03/2009 AT 6:00 PM ET
•originally published 11/03/2009 AT 7:00 PM ET
The search is over – and the Oscars are counting on two wild and crazy guys to host the 82nd Academy Awards.
Let the banter begin: “I am happy to co-host the Oscars with my enemy Alec Baldwin,” says Steve Martin, who will share the stage with the 30 Rock actor.
“I don’t play the banjo but I’m thrilled to be hosting the Oscars – it’s the opportunity of a lifetime,” says Baldwin.