Glenn Close, Dwayne Johnson, Samuel L. Jackson, and Ariana DeBose are some of the actors confirmed as presenters of the 95th edition of the Oscarsas reported by the Hollywood Academy.
Emily Blunt, Jennifer Connelly, Troy Kotsur, Riz Ahmed, Michael B. Jordan, Jonathan Majors, Melissa McCarthy, Janelle Monáe, Deepika Padukone, Questlove, Zoe Saldana, and Donnie Yencomplete the first list of stars that will participate in the gala.
The rest of the Oscar presenters will be announced in the days leading up to the most renowned film event in the industry, which will take place on March 12 in it Dolby Theater in Los AngelesUSA.
Recently the organization of the event also confirmed the participation of Rihannawho will sing the song lift me upfrom the film Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, Sofia Carson and Diane Warren will play Applauseof the tape Tell It Like A Woman.
David Byrne, Son Lux and Stephanie Hsu They will also perform at the ceremony with the song This Is a Lifeof the movie Everything everywhere at the same time.
The host of the gala will be the comedian and presenter Jimmy Kimmel. It is the third time of him leading the ceremony.
The tapes that are emerging as the favorites to win the Oscar for best film are Everything everywhere at the same timewhich recently won the Producers Guild Award, The Fabelmansby Steven Spielberg after his triumph at the Golden Globes, as well as No news aheadby Edward Berger, which was crowned at the BAFTA Awards.
In the queen category there are also big-budget works such as films Top Gun: Maverickby Joseph Kosinski, and Avatar: The Path of Waterby James Cameron and films with less commercial projection such as triangle of sadnessby Ruben Östlund, or They speak from filmmaker Sarah Polley.
The Hollywood Academy wants the 95th edition of the Oscars be as attractive as possible to make you forget the controversy slap Will Smith gave to comedian Chris Rock for joking about his wife’s alopecia during last year’s ceremony.
With information from EFE.