The Oscar producers have very slowly been releasing the names of the presenters. It was a smart move to keep the show’s name out there; otherwise, we’d all forget the thing was happening. Today they gave up the final two presenters: Jack Nicholson and Dustin Hoffman. Both are sensible choices, icons, and multiple Oscar winners — though there’s no word yet on who’ll present with Stewie and who’ll present with that talking dog that sounds like Seth MacFarlane. Read the full list of performers below and start considering your bathroom breaks.
Celebration of Movie Musicals: Jennifer Hudson (Dreamgirls); Catherine Zeta-Jones (Chicago); and from Les Misérables, Hugh Jackman, Anne Hathaway, Russell Crowe, Amanda Seyfried, Eddie Redmayne, Aaron Tveit, Samantha Barks, and Helena Bonham Carter.
Seth MacFarlane and Kristin Chenoweth
Robert Downey Jr.
Joseph Gordon-Levitt (billed as a “special appearance”)
Samuel L. Jackson
Daniel Radcliffe (billed as a “special appearance”)
Channing Tatum (billed as a “special appearance”)
Charlize Theron (billed as a “special appearance”)