Patton Oswalt Will Host The 17th Annual Webby Awards

Patton Oswalt

It was announced today that comedian and actor Patton Oswalt will host the 17th Annual Webby Awards which will be held at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City on Tuesday May 21, 2013. This will be Oswalt’s second consecutive year as the ceremony’s host. Executive Director of The Webby Awards David-Michel Davies says, “Patton can out-nerd the nerdiest of nerdy nerds, and out-funny just about anyone. He’s the perfect Webby host.”

Here’s a look at Oswalt opening last year’s ceremony: