Oscars 2013: 'Chicago' Cast to Reunite, Present Together
Richard Gere, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Renee Zellweger and Queen Latifah will take the stage on the Feb. 24 telecast.
The cast of Chicago is getting back together.
Stars of the 2002 Oscar-winning film Richard Gere, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Renee Zellweger and Queen Latifah will take the stage at the Academy Awards, producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced Monday.
“We are very excited to reunite the stars of Chicago to present on the Oscars, on the 10th anniversary of the movie’s win for best picture,” said Zadan and Meron in a joint statement.
Latifah, Zellweger and Zeta-Jones all received Oscar nominations for their respective roles in the Rob Marshall-directed adaptation, with Zeta-Jones taking home the best supporting actress award. Zellweger has received three nominations, winning in 2003 for Cold Mountain. Chicago won six Oscars in total.
Previously announced presenters include The Avengers cast (Robert Downey Jr., Samuel L. Jackson, Chris Evans, Jeremy Renner and Mark Ruffalo), Mark Wahlberg, Ted, Jean Dujardin, Christopher Plummer, Octavia Spencer, Meryl Streep, Charlize Theron, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Daniel Radcliffe and Channing Tatum. Performers include Adele, Shirley Bassey, Norah Jones and Barbra Streisand.
The Academy Awards will be broadcast live coast-to-coast on Sunday, Feb. 24 on ABC.