Oscars 2012: Meryl Streep Added to List of Presenters

 

Brian Grazer and Don Mischer, producers of the 84th Academy Awards telecast, announced today that Meryl Streep will be a presenter at the ceremony.

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Streep joins Chris Rock, Bradley Cooper, Tom Cruise, Angelina Jolie, Tom Hanks, Jennifer Lopez and the cast of Bridesmaids as a presenter in the ceremony, which is being held Feb. 26. Streep is nominated for Best Actress for The Iron Lady, where she played Margaret Thatcher, and the nod is her 17th nomination, the most for any performer ion Oscar history. She previously won a Supporting Actress Oscar for her role in 1979’s Kramer vs. Kramer, and Best Actress for her turn in the 1982 film Sophie’s Choice.

Following The Iron Lady, Streep will next be seen in Great Hope Springs, and then costar with Julia Roberts in August: Osage County.

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