Scarlett Johansson and Russell Brand have been added to the list of presenters at this year's 83rd Academy Awards.
SCARLETT JOHANSSON and the British comedian RUSSELL BRAND have been announced as additional presenters at this year's ceremony, which will begin at 5pm ET on Sunday (27th February 2011) live from the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles, reports the Los Angeles Times. Johansson is currently filming the highly-anticipated 'We Bought A Zoo' by Cameron Crowe. The movie, which also stars Matt Damon, follows the story of a father who moves his young family to the countryside to renovate and re-open a struggling zoo. 35-year-old Brand has two new movies coming out in April 2011, the first is an animated flick entitled 'Hop', followed by a remake of 'Arthur'. The comedian recently tweeted, "I am presenting an Oscar. I shall also choose the recipient. At last my work as Aldous Snow will be honoured, for best actor-ing".This year's ACADEMY AWARDS is set to be hosted by the actor James Franco, who is nominated in the category of 'Best Actor' for his role in '127 Hours' and the Hollywood actress Anne Hathaway. The likes of Oprah Winfrey, Tom Hanks and Nicole Kidman will also be presenting prizes at this year's ceremony.