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Steve Martin’s Advice to Eddie Murphy on Hosting Oscars

Steve Martin is no stranger when it comes to hosting the Academy Awards.

The 66-year-old actor has hosted the Oscars three times, most recently in 2010 with Alec Baldwin.

With comedian Eddie Murphy on deck to host the 84th Academy Awards next year, Martin has voluntarily offered up his advice to hosting the show.

Martin’s hilarious letter to Murphy after the jump:

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