Oscars 2020 | List of Presenters Announced
The 92nd Academy Awards are literally just around the corner. Get your popcorns ready for February 9, 2020. As is the tradition with Academy Awards, Sunday’s Oscars 2020 will also be hostless. But the show producers posted a long list of the stars who will be presenting the awards. The final list shows a total of 40 presenters and 7 performers.
Oscars 2020 Presenters
Previously the producers gave the names of 32 presenters. Following are the names:
Anthony Ramos, Beanie Feldstein, Brie Larson, Diane Keaton, Gal Gadot, George MacKay, James Corden, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Keanu Reeves, Kelly Marie Tran, Kristen Wiig, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Mahershala Ali, Mark Ruffalo, Maya Rudolph, Mindy Kaling, Olivia Colman, Penélope Cruz, Rami Malek, Ray Romano, Rebel Wilson, Regina King, Salma Hayek, Shia LaBeouf, Sigourney Weaver, Spike Lee, Steve Martin, Timothée Chalamet, Utkarsh Ambudkar, Will Ferrell, Zack Gottsagen, and Zazie Beetz
However, on February 6, 2020, the official website added that there will be 8 more presenters of the Oscars 2020. The star line-up includes:
Chris Rock, Jane Fonda, Josh Gad, Natalie Portman, Oscar Isaac, Sandra Oh, Taika Waititi, and Tom Hanks.
Apart from presenting, Tom Hanks is also a nominee for Best Supporting Actor in the movie, “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood”. Whereas, Taika Watiti, in addition to presenting, is a nominee for Screenwriting of “Jojo Rabbit”. His reaction on being confirmed as a presenter is:
— Taika Waititi (@TaikaWaititi) February 6, 2020
The Oscars 2020 producers, Lynette Howell Taylor & Stephanie Allain said in reference to the show’s presenters:
We are grateful to have such a dynamic group of presenters to help celebrate this year’s films and look forward to an exciting show.
And the Performers
Lastly, there will be seven performers this year. Cynthia Erivo, Elton John, Idina Menzel, Chrissy Metz, and Randy Newman will perform this year’s nominated songs. Moreover, Janelle Monáe and Billie Eilish will give a special performance.