Oscar Presenters Announced

February 14, 2008 By:
Oscar Presenters Announced

Let the Oscars begin! Now that the writer’s strike is over we can begin the countdown to the biggest event in Tinsel town. It’s the 80th annual Academy Awards and you bet there will be lots of great presenters, performers and surprises.

This morning Hollyscoop hit the press conference where we caught up with the Academy Awards producer Gil Cates and Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Sid Ganis who gave us the scoop.

2008 Academy Award Presenters List:

Jennifer Hudson

Jennifer Garner

Jessica Alba

Helen Mirren

Nicole Kidman

Seth Rogen

Denzel Washington

John Travolta

Cate Blanchett

Steve Carell

Forest Whitaker

George Clooney

Penelope Cruz

Superbad’s Jonas Hill

Patrick Dempsey

Cameron Diaz

Colin Farrell

Katherine Heigl

Hilary Swank

Renee Zellweger

Cates and Ganis also announced the performers of the nominated songs, which included Amy Adams. Amy will be singing “Happy Working Song” from her move “Enchanted."

Second time Oscar show host Jon Stewart will get the party started with the live telecast. Speaking of parties, Cates and Ganis did mention that since most of the after parties are cancelled because of the strike, the Oscar official party Governor's ball will take place. With all this Oscar talk let the festivities begin!