Jordan, Daisy Ridley added to 2016 Oscar presenters

Los Angeles, Feb 14 (IANS) Actor Michael B. Jordan has been added to the lineup of a new series of presenters for the upcoming 88th annual Academy Awards along with “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” actress Daisy Ridley.

Jordan and Ridley have joined this year’s nominees — actors Cate Blanchett and Eddie Redmayne — who will give away the trophies, reports aceshowbiz.com.

They are joined by actors like Emily Blunt, Common, Russell Crowe, Chris Evans, Jennifer Garner, Louis CK, Rachel McAdams, Dev Patel, Sarah Silverman and Sofia Vergara.

It is expected to feature performances by singers Lady Gaga, Sam Smith and The Weeknd, who are also pitted against one another in Best Original Song category.

The awards night will be hosted by Chris Rock on February 28.

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