The lineup for Sunday’s Oscarcast numbers 44 bold-faced name with last year’s quartet of acting winners — leads Matthew McConaughey and Cate Blanchett and featured players Jared Leto and Lupita Nyongo — leading the way. While we know that they will present the acting awards to their counterparts (i.e., McConaughey will give out Best Actress), what will the other 42 famous folks do?
Weigh in with your thoughts in the comments section at the bottom of this post.
Another eight Oscar winners are set to take to the stage of the Dolby Theater:
A dozen past or current Oscar nominees will also appear, giving them a fleeting chance at holding an Academy Award:
And another 18 famous faces who have yet to contend for Hollywood’s top honor:
Chloe Grace Moretz
Also on hand will be Margot Robbie and Miles Teller, no doubt to introduce a clip from the Sci-Tech Awards ceremony over which they presided on Feb. 8.
Four of the Best Song nominees will be performed by their original artists:
The fifth song, “I’m Not Gonna Miss You” from “Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me” will be sung by Tim McGraw in place of the ailing Campbell.
Last year, a trio of stars — Harrison Ford, past Supporting Actress champ Goldie Hawn and Tyler Perry — each intro’d a montage of clips from three of the nine Best Picture nominees. Will this timesaver be repeated? Sound off in the comments section at the bottom of this post.
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