Chris Rock to present at Oscars

Chris Rock to present at Oscars

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Show producers Lynette Howell Taylor and Stephanie Allain today announced the final slate of presenters for the 92nd Oscars telecast.  The Oscars will air live Sunday, February 9, on ABC.

Actor and comedian, Chris Rock, who is known for his incisive and expletive-filled standup, hosted in 2005 and 2016 and will join previously announced Oscars presenters who include Mahershala Ali, Zazie Beetz, Salma Hayek, Regina King,  Spike Lee, Rami Malek, Steve Martin, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Keanu Reeves, Ray Romano, Maya Rudolph and Mark Ruffalo.

“We are grateful to have such a dynamic group of presenters to help celebrate this year’s films, and look forward to an exciting show,” said Howell Taylor and Allain.

The 92nd Oscars will be held on Sunday, February 9, at the Dolby Theater at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood, and will be televised live on ABC at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.

Oscars will take place Sunday