Playing banjo eased Oscar stress for Steve Martin

** FILE ** In this Feb. 3, 2009 file photo, Steve Martin arrives at the premiere of "The Pink Panther 2" at the Ziegfeld Theatre in New York. (AP Photo/Peter Kramer, file)

March 26, 2010 12:54:02 PM PDT
Steve Martin says playing the banjo helped prepare him for his Oscar-hosting gig.