18 April 2024
Entertainment Movies

Right here Are the 2024 Oscars Host, Presenters and Performers

You might have heard that “Oppenheimer,” with a pack-leading 13 nominations, is a lock to win greatest image. That is correct. However even when we’re sure how the night time will finish, the getting there’s the enjoyable half. Right here’s what to anticipate:

Jimmy Kimmel is again for a second consecutive yr, his fourth time general as host of the ceremony. That ties him with Whoopi Goldberg and Jack Lemmon, however places him behind Johnny Carson (with 5) and Billy Crystal (9). And it’s nonetheless miles again from the record-holder, Bob Hope, with 19.

The “Subject of Desires” format is again! For the primary time because the 2009 ceremony, 5 previous winners in every appearing class will introduce the 5 present nominees for every award, after which announce the winner collectively.

The academy by no means reveals which presenters might be asserting which awards earlier than the ceremony, however all 4 of final yr’s appearing winners — Brendan Fraser (actor), Michelle Yeoh (actress), Ke Huy Quan (supporting actor) and Jamie Lee Curtis (supporting actress) — are within the presenter lineup.

All 5 of the perfect authentic music nominees might be represented: “I’m Simply Ken” from “Barbie” (carried out by Ryan Gosling and Mark Ronson); “The Fireplace Inside” from “Flamin’ Scorching” (carried out by Becky G); “It By no means Went Away” from “American Symphony” (carried out by Jon Batiste); “Wahzhazhe (A Music for My Individuals)” from “Killers of the Flower Moon” (carried out by Scott George and the Osage Singers); and “What Was I Made For?” from “Barbie” (carried out by Billie Eilish and Finneas O’Connell).