Anna Kendrick to Give Special Performance at the Oscars
The Into the Woods star "will be performing something special that is sure to be an 'Only on the Oscars' moment," Oscar producers say
Excited to announce @TheAcademy has invited me to be part of a special performance at the #Oscars on Feb. 22nd! the Into the Woods star shared on Twitter on Monday.
Academy Awards show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron confirmed the mystery performance, saying the Pitch Perfect star “will be performing something special that is sure to be an ‘Only on the Oscars’ moment.”
Scarlett Johansson, Octavia Spencer, Zoe Saldana and Josh Hutcherson were added to the list of Oscar presenters on Monday. They will join other presenters like Benedict Cumberbatch, Oprah Winfrey, Meryl Streep, Marion Cotillard.
Kendrick was nominated for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Up in the Air in 2009, and was a presenter at the Grammys on Sunday.
The 87th Academy Awards, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, will air live on ABC on Sunday, Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. ET.