Oscar Watch

Freeman, Bassett tapped presenters

Oscar-nominated thesps Morgan Freeman and Angela Bassett have been tapped Academy Awards presenters.

Freeman picked up best actor noms for “Driving Miss Daisy” and “The Shawshank Redemption.” Bassett was nominated for best actress for “What’s Love Got to Do With It.”

The 72nd Oscars will be broadcast Sunday from the Los Angeles Shrine Auditorium on ABC.

More Film

  • MATANGI / MAYA / M.I.A.

    Sundance: First Look at Poster for M.I.A. Documentary

    Oscar-nominated thesps Morgan Freeman and Angela Bassett have been tapped Academy Awards presenters. Freeman picked up best actor noms for “Driving Miss Daisy” and “The Shawshank Redemption.” Bassett was nominated for best actress for “What’s Love Got to Do With It.” The 72nd Oscars will be broadcast Sunday from the Los Angeles Shrine Auditorium on […]

  • Carey Mulligan Says Dee Rees Would

    Carey Mulligan: If Dee Rees Was a White Man, She'd Be Directing the Next 'Star Wars'

    Oscar-nominated thesps Morgan Freeman and Angela Bassett have been tapped Academy Awards presenters. Freeman picked up best actor noms for “Driving Miss Daisy” and “The Shawshank Redemption.” Bassett was nominated for best actress for “What’s Love Got to Do With It.” The 72nd Oscars will be broadcast Sunday from the Los Angeles Shrine Auditorium on […]

  • Inventing Tomorrow

    Sundance Film Review: ‘Inventing Tomorrow’

    Oscar-nominated thesps Morgan Freeman and Angela Bassett have been tapped Academy Awards presenters. Freeman picked up best actor noms for “Driving Miss Daisy” and “The Shawshank Redemption.” Bassett was nominated for best actress for “What’s Love Got to Do With It.” The 72nd Oscars will be broadcast Sunday from the Los Angeles Shrine Auditorium on […]

  • Nicolas CageVariety Studio at Sundance Presented

    Nicolas Cage on High Movie Prices, Not Playing Superman and Sundance Action Movie 'Mandy'

    Oscar-nominated thesps Morgan Freeman and Angela Bassett have been tapped Academy Awards presenters. Freeman picked up best actor noms for “Driving Miss Daisy” and “The Shawshank Redemption.” Bassett was nominated for best actress for “What’s Love Got to Do With It.” The 72nd Oscars will be broadcast Sunday from the Los Angeles Shrine Auditorium on […]

  • 'Lizzie' Review

    Sundance Film Review: 'Lizzie'

    Evocative visuals and a strong cast ham-handedly reframe the infamous ax murderess as a heroine slaying the patriarchy.

  • Elsie Fisher appears in I Think

    Sundance Film Review: 'Eighth Grade'

    Oscar-nominated thesps Morgan Freeman and Angela Bassett have been tapped Academy Awards presenters. Freeman picked up best actor noms for “Driving Miss Daisy” and “The Shawshank Redemption.” Bassett was nominated for best actress for “What’s Love Got to Do With It.” The 72nd Oscars will be broadcast Sunday from the Los Angeles Shrine Auditorium on […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content