February 24, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Beverly Hills, CA – Academy Award®-nominated actress Amy Adams will be a presenter for the 83rd Academy Awards®, telecast producers Bruce Cohen and Don Mischer announced today.
Adams received her third Oscar nomination this year for her supporting performance in “The Fighter.” She previously received nominations for her supporting performances in “Junebug” and “Doubt,” in 2005 and 2008 respectively. Adams’s other film credits include “Enchanted,” “Julie & Julia” and “Sunshine Cleaning.” She will be seen next in “The Muppets” and “On the Road.”
Academy Awards for outstanding film achievements of 2010 will be presented on Sunday, February 27, 2011, at the Kodak Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center®, and televised live on the ABC Television Network. The Oscar presentation also will be televised live in more than 200 countries worldwide.
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