The Oscars are aiming to be extra like a film than a tv present and enlisting A-list stars like Harrison Ford, Brad Pitt, Halle Berry and Reese Witherspoon to assist hand out statuettes.
They’ll be joined by the likes of Don Cheadle, Renee Zellweger, Regina King, Joaquin Phoenix, Rita Moreno, Laura Dern, Zendaya, Angela Bassett, Bryan Cranston, Marlee Matlin and final yr’s finest director winner Bong Joon Ho, the present’s producers mentioned Monday.
“Consistent with our awards-show-as-a-movie method, we’ve assembled a very stellar solid of stars,” mentioned producers Jesse Collins, Stacey Sher and Steven Soderbergh in a press release. “There’s a lot wattage right here, sun shades could also be required.”
After delaying two months as a result of coronavirus pandemic, the Oscars are forging forward with an in-person present at Los Angeles’ Union Station. It’ll be a scaled again affair, with solely presenters, nominees and their visitor in attendance, however the producers are working to make it a must-see occasion amid critically low scores for different awards reveals in the course of the pandemic. Extra expertise can be introduced within the coming weeks.
The 93rd Oscars can be broadcast stay on ABC on April 25 at eight p.m. Jap.