[Movies] More Performers Revealed For Academy Awards Tribute To Musicals
Posted by Joseph Lee on 02.20.2013
Anne Hathaway included...
Coming Soon reports that Jennifer Hudson, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Russell Crowe, Hugh Jackman, Anne Hathaway, Amanda Seyfried, Eddie Redmayne, Aaron Tveit, Samantha Barks, and Helena Bonham Carter will all take part in a celebration honoring movie musicals of the last decade.
Producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron said: "We are pleased to have been able to amass so much talent to create the celebration of musicals of the last decade that we envisioned. We are thrilled that so many talented actors have agreed to bring our vision to life."
The musicals to be honored include Chicago, Dreamgirls and Les Miserables.
They join the list of previously announced performers Adele, Shirley Bassey, Norah Jones and Barbra Streisand. Presenters include Jennifer Aniston, Michael Douglas, Jamie Foxx, Paul Rudd, Salma Hayek Pinault, Melissa McCarthy, Liam Neeson, John Travolta, Ben Affleck, Jessica Chastain, Jennifer Lawrence, Halle Berry, Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon, Mark Wahlberg, Ted, the cast of The Avengers (Robert Downey Jr., Samuel L. Jackson, Chris Evans, Jeremy Renner and Mark Ruffalo), Jean Dujardin, Christopher Plummer, Octavia Spencer, Meryl Streep, Richard Gere, Queen Latifah, Renée Zellweger, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Daniel Radcliffe, Channing Tatum and Charlize Theron.
The ceremony will air on ABC on February 24, hosted by Seth MacFarlane.