ABC Leisure president Karey Burke made the announcement on Wednesday in a presentation on the Tv Critics Affiliation press tour.
Burke stated the choice to repeat "what labored for us final 12 months" was made in live performance with the Academy of Movement Image Arts and Sciences.
The 2019 Oscar ceremony had a cloud of uncertainty round it resulting in the announcement that it could go on with no visitor.
Whether or not associated to controversy or host-free method, Oscar scores have improved on the finish of the day. Final 12 months's ceremony rose 12% to 29.6 million viewers, in comparison with the all-time low of the earlier 12 months.
The Oscars will air on February 9 on ABC.