Tom Hanks to present at 84th Academy Awards

February 01, 2012

Yesterday night, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced in a tweet that Tom Hanks will present at the 84th Academy Awards ceremony. He is one of the first presenters to be officially announced, with Jennifer Lopez and the cast of Bridesmaids.

JUST ANNOUNCED: Tom Hanks to be a presenter at this year's Academy Awards #Oscars


Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close received two nominations : Best-Picture and Actor in a Supporting Role (Max von Sydow).

Tom Hanks has been Vice-President of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for several years and he is the representative of the Actors Branch on Board of Governors representing the Actors Branch of the Academy.

The 84th Academy Awards Ceremony, hosted by Billy Crystal, will take place on February 26th and will air live on ABC.