Oscars 2013: Jennifer Lawrence, Jessica Chastain and Ben Affleck to present
Oscar nominees Jessica Chastain and Jennifer Lawrence along with Oscar winner Ben Affleck are set to present at Oscars 2013, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced on Thursday, February 14.
Lawrence was nominated in 2011 for her performance in the drama mystery film, "Winter's Bone." The actress, who turned heads at the prestigious event in a red Calvin Klein gown, is currently nominated for Best Actress for her role as Tiffany in the 2012 comedy drama, "Silver Linings Playbook."
Affleck famously won an Oscar alongside actor Matt Damon in 1998 for their drama film, "Good Will Hunting" (See speech). While the actor isn't nominated for Best Director for his work with "Argo," the drama history film is nominated for Best Motion Picture of the Year along with six other nominations in various categories.
Chastain received a nomination for her role as Celia Foote in the 2011 drama film, "The Help." The actress is currently nominated for Best Actress for her work in the controversial history thriller, "Zero Dark Thirty."
Lawrence, Chastain and Affleck join a stellar list of previously announced Oscar presenters including previous Best Actress winners Halle Berry, Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon, "Chicago" cast members Catherine Zeta-Jones, Renee Zellweger, Richard Gere, and Queen Latifah, Mark Wahlberg and Ted, 'The Avengers' cast members Robert Downey Jr., Samuel L. Jackson, Chris Evans, Jeremy Renner and Mark Ruffalo; returning 2011 Oscar winners Jean Dujardin, Christopher Plummer, Octavia Spencer and Meryl Streep; special guests Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Daniel Radcliffe, Channing Tatum and Charlize Theron; and performers Adele, Dame Shirley Bassey, Norah Jones and Barbra Streisand.
Check out a full list of 2013 Oscar nominations. The Oscar ceremony will air live on Sunday, February 24 on ABC, OTRC.com's parent company.
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