Two-time Oscar nominee Russell Crowe will make his second presenter appearance on the March 25 Academy Awards telecast.
Crowe, who nabbed a nom this year for “Gladiator,” was also nominated last year for his work in Michael Mann’s “The Insider.”
Thesp next appears in “A Beautiful Mind” for director Ron Howard.
Final ballots for the 73rd Academy Awards were mailed Wednesday to the 4,253 California-based voting members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences. Ballots for voting members who live overseas and outside the state were mailed Feb. 21.
Listed on the ballots are nominees in 18 categories. Separate ballots for five categories (foreign lingo, short and feature-length documentaries and animated and live-action short ) will be distributed after verification of mandatory member attendance at screenings.
Ballots must be returned to the offices of PricewaterhouseCoopers by 5 p.m. March 20.