Thursday, April 18, 2024

Oscars Line Up Nicole Kidman, Halle Berry, Sandra Bullock, Reese Witherspoon To Present


The Academy Awards show on February 24th is getting more and more super-sized with A listers. The Academy just announced four Best Actress winners to present awards–Nicole Kidman, Halle Berry, Sandra Bullock, and Reese Witherspoon. Add them to Meryl Streep and last year’s winners, plus the Triple Diva Threat of Barbra Streisand, Shirley Bassey and Adele, not to mention the movie musicals tribute. And the James Bond tribute. No news yet about Uggie the Dog from “The Artist.” I hear he wants to present with Scarlett Johansson. More to come…

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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