Abbie Bethell Staff Writer
And the big names keep on coming… I’m talking about the Oscars of course!
I’m sure every film buff around, knows all there is to know about the prestigious Academy Awards now in its 85th year. The awards can’t present themselves and with less than one week to go, Oscar preparations are well underway.
Over the past couple of months, the names of guest presenters for the awards have been coming through. Today, more names have been announced, with Melissa McCarthy (Bridesmaids), Liam Neeson (Taken) John Travolta (Grease) and Salma Hayek Pinault (Frida) being the latest additions.
They join the very long stellar line-up as listed below:
Ben Affleck, Jessica Chastain, Sandra Bullock, Jennifer Lawrence, Halle Berry, Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon, Mark Wahlberg, Ted, Richard Gere, Queen Latifah, Jean Dujardin, Meryl Streep, Renee Zellweger, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Christopher Plummer, Octavia Spencer and the cast of 2012’s big hit, The Avengers; Robert Downey Jr., Jeremy Renner, Mark Ruffalo, Samuel L. Jackson and Chris Evans.
Alongside them are special guests Channing Tatum, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Daniel Radcliffe and Charlize Theron. With Barbra Streisand, Norah Jones and Bond singers, Dame Shirley Bassey and Adele all set to perform.
Tune in to see Seth Macfarlane and Emma Stone host the 85th Academy Awards
LIVE7ET/4PST on Sunday 24th February.
Are you pleased with the line up? Who are you rooting for to win big? Let us know!