Singer-songwriter Sting will perform his nominated song “My Funny Friend and Me” from “The Emperor’s New Groove” at the 73rd Academy Awards. It will be the Brit’s first Oscar performance.
In other Oscar news, Annette Bening will be a presenter. It will be her sixth appearance. Bening was a best actress nominee for her perf in last year’s “American Beauty.” She also was nominated in 1990 in the supporting category for “The Grifters.”
The Academy Awards will be televised live on ABC March 25.