Gwyneth Paltrow to Perform at the Academy Awards
10:21 AM PST 2/4/2011 by THR staff
Florence + the Machine, Mandy Moore and Zachary Levi also will sing nominated songs on the show.
Gwyneth Paltrow will perform “Coming Home” from her latest film Country Strong on the 83rd Academy Awards telecast.Original Song nominee A.R. Rahman and Florence Welch, of Florence + the Machine, will perform “If I Rise” from the film 127 Hours. Rahman is nominated for writing the music (Dido and Rollo Armstrong are also nominated for the song’s lyric). Alan Menken, who is nominated for writing the music for “I See the Light” from the animated film Tangled, will accompany singers Mandy Moore and Zachary Levi on the piano (Glenn Slater is also nominated for the song’s lyric). Randy Newman will perform his nominated song “We Belong Together” from the animated film Toy Story 3. The Academy Awards take place Feb. 27 and air on ABC.
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