December 13, 2011 at 06:48 PM EST

EW has confirmed that Seth Rogen will host the 27th Film Independent Spirit Awards on Feb. 25, 2012. Rogen is also nominated as part of the producing team of 50/50, the cancer dramedy that garnered three nominations, including Best Film. “We’re incredibly excited to have Seth as the host,” said Sean McManus, senior director of FIND. “Seth’s charm, intelligence and quick wit are sure to light up the room and will make for a truly entertaining afternoon.”

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