Host of the 2008 kudocast returns to present

Hugh Jackman is returning to the Oscars, but this time as a presenter.

Thesp hosted the 2008 Academy Awards, then gave way last year to the duo of Steve Martin and Alec Baldwin.

Jackman is currently getting ready to lens “The Wolverine” for Fox, directed by Darren Aronofsky, and can be seen next in “Real Steel.”

The 82nd Academy Awards will be held Feb. 27 at the Kodak Theater.

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