Jennifer Hudson was announced as an additional performer to the upcoming 2015 Oscars.
Aside from Jennifer Hudson, Oscars’ producers also confirmed John Travolta and Jennifer Aniston as newly booked presenters.
The upcoming 87th Academy Awards has booked more artists into its growing list of performers with the latest addition is Jennifer Hudson. The Oscar and Grammy-winning singer and actress shared through a tweet, “I’m excited to announce that @TheAcademy has invited me to perform on the #Oscars on Feb. 22nd!”
Oscars’ producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron confirmed in a statement: “We’re creating several musical sequences for the Oscars and we couldn’t be happier that our friend, Jennifer Hudson, will be performing in one of them.”
Jennifer Hudson joins other previously announced performers, including Tim McGraw, Jack Black, Tegan and Sara, and Anna Kendrick.
This year’s Oscars is slated to be staged on Sunday, February 22 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. Actor Neil Patrick Harris has been tapped to host the ceremony for the first time.
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