Save the dates! Cate Blanchett will be a presenter at the Film Indipendent Spirit Awards and at the Academy Awards.
The 2015 Film Independent Spirit Awards has added a pair of Oscar nominees and an Oscar winner to its list of presenters.
Still Alice star Julianne Moore and Whiplash star JK Simmons—who are nominated for both a Spirit Award and an Oscar—will lend a hand to the festivities, as will two-time Academy Award winner (and 2014 Spirit award recipient) Cate Blanchett, EW has learned exclusively.
The IFC-televised ceremony airs Feb. 21 at 5 p.m. ET live from Santa Monica
Cate Blanchett, Jared Leto, Matthew McConaughey and Lupita Nyong’o, last year’s Oscar winners in the leading actress, supporting actor and supporting actress categories, will return to present at this year’s Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. The Oscars, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, will air on Sunday, February 22, live on ABC.
“The great tradition of having the previous year’s Oscar-winning best actors and actresses in all 4 categories happily continues this year with the amazing quartet of Cate, Jared, Matthew and Lupita. We’re thrilled to have them back,” says Zadan and Meron.
The 87th Oscars will be held on Sunday, February 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood, and will be televised live on the ABC Television Network at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT.