Who all have been added to the final list of Oscars preenters?
On Wednesday, show producers Will Packer and Shayla Cowan made an announcement of the final list of Oscars presenters for the upcoming ceremony that will be held on Match 27. And it turns out the final list includes a gamut of popular names in the industry such as Josh Brolin, Jacob Elordi, Jake Gyllenhaal, Jill Scott, and J.K. Simmons. According to Hollywood Reporter, Rachel Zegler has also been invited to present following the controversy of the star not being invited to attend Sunday’s ceremony, which spread like wildfire all across the internet. Zegler stars in West Side Story which has been nominated for Best Picture.
Serena and Venus Williams, who have executive produced King Richard alongside Isha Price, will also be presenting. King Richard a movie based on the life of the tennis aces’ father and coach has been nominated in the category of Best Picture.
A few unusual additions to the list
Although some of the Oscars presenters who have been selected for this year’s ceremony are justified, a lot of them might leave you scratching your head. Some of these really out-of-the-blue additions include DJ Khaled, professional surfer Kelly Slater, snowboarder Shaun White, and skateboarding icon Tony Hawk.
The list of previously announced presenters
The others who have already been selected to present the prestigious award to the winners include Ruth E. Carter, Kevin Costner, Anthony Hopkins, Daniel Kaluuya, Rami Malek, Lupita Nyong’o, Yuh-Jung Youn, Halle Bailey, Sean “Diddy” Combs, Jamie Lee Curtis, Woody Harrelson, Samuel L. Jackson, Lily James, Zoë Kravitz, Mila Kunis, Lady Gaga, John Leguizamo, Simu Liu, Shawn Mendes, Rosie Perez, Tyler Perry, Chris Rock, Tracee Ellis Ross, Naomi Scott, Wesley Snipes, Uma Thurman, and John Travolta.
The announcement regarding the final list of Oscars presenters came right after the Best Original Song Oscar nominees came out which includes a lot of popular names in the music industry like Beyoncé Knowles-Carter, Billie Eilish and Finneas, Reba McEntire, and Sebastián Yatra. These musicians are also set to perform on Sunday’s ceremony.
Where can you watch the Oscars 2022 live?
You can catch the 94th Academy Awards live on ABC and broadcast outlets worldwide on Sunday, March 27, 2022, at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. The auspicious awards ceremony will be hosted by Regina Hall, Amy Schumer and Wanda Sykes.