Hosts include Peter Fonda, pierce Bronsan, Zooey Deschanel, Sarah Silverman, Jerry Zucker, and Senator Barbara Boxer.
At the time, Kevin Costner, pierce Brosnan, and Charlie Sheen were floated as possibilities.
pierce BROSNAN The Irish actor and ex-James Bond—whose father was Scottish—is cool either way.
late 13c. "make a hole in; force one's way through," from Anglo-French perser, Old French percier "pierce, transfix, drive through" (12c., Modern French percer), probably from Vulgar Latin *pertusiare, frequentative of Latin pertusus, past participle of pertundere "to thrust or bore through," from per- "through" (see per) + tundere "to beat, pound," from PIE *tund-, from root *(s)teu- "to push, strike, knock, beat, thrust" (see obtuse). Related: Pierced; piercing.