Academy Award winners Leonardo DiCaprio, Brie Larson, Mark Rylance and Alicia Vikander will serve as presenters at the 89th Oscars later this month, show producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd announced Wednesday.
All four will return to the Oscars stage after winning last year in their respective acting categories.
DiCaprio won last year for best actor for “The Revenant.” He was previously nominated for his performances in The Wolf of Wall Street” (2013), Blood Diamond” (2006), “The Aviator” (2004) and “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape” (1993).
Larson’s performance in “Room” earned her a best actress Oscar.She has also appeared in “Trainwreck”(2015) and “Short Term 12″(2013). Rylance won for best supporting actor for “Bridge of Spies.” Vikander won a best supporting actress Oscar for “The Danish Girl.”
The 89th Oscars will be hosted by Jimmy Kimmel and held on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre at the Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood. It will be broadcast live on the ABC Television Network at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT, and will be aired in more than 225 countries and territories around the world.
—City News Service