“The Big Bang Theory” fans shouldn’t miss this one.
However, the best part was the appearance of Jim Parsons – the beloved “Big Bang” physicist Sheldon Cooper – as Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir.
Kate McKinnon, playing Oscars host DeGeneres, interviewed Weir who will be the red carpet commenter for the event and discussed this year’s movie nominations with him.
"You know what movie I loved this year? 12 Years a Slave. It's about how I've been forced on this show to dance every day for the last 12 years," Ellen said.
Watch this and more in the video above.
Cold Open - Ellen Show (Jim Parsons) SNL 3-1-14 by IdolxMuzic