Whereas “The Avengers” garners an Oscar nomination down through the category of Visual Effects, the entrance by way of Red Carpet opens with most of the cast being Oscar presenters on the film industry’s auspicious night.
Presenters out of the $1. Billion international box office summer hit enumerates Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Downey Jr., Jeremy Renner, Chris Evans and Mark Ruffalo to gather on-camera Sunday night, Feb. 24.
Producers Craig Zadan(“Smash“) and Neill Meron (“Drop Dead Diva“)made the announcement this week.
“The Avengers” is the sole recipient out of the major comic book-based movies from 2012 that has an Oscar nomination.
“We are happy to re-unite the Avengers cast to present on our show,” said Zadan and Meron. “Audiences who enjoyed the year’s biggest box office hit will be excited to see these terrific actors back together again.”
The Oscar Awards begins airing live at 7:00 p.m. (EST) on ABC network, with Seth McFarlane (“Family Guy”, “Ted”) hosting for the first time this prestigious awards show. This will be the 85th ceremony.