DUBAI: US Egyptian actor Rami Malek is set to present at the Academy Awards ceremony this month.
The Oscar and Golden Globe winner will join a long list of hosts that features actors Simu Liu, Uma Thurman, Lily James, Ruth E. Carter, and John Leguizamo.
Malek was the first actor of Arab descent to win the best actor trophy in 2019, deemed one of the highest acting awards in the film industry. He won for his role as of late rock legend Freddie Mercury in the biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody.”
The stars who were previously announced to present the event include Lady Gaga, Chris Rock, Kevin Costner, Zoë Kravitz, Rosie Perez, and Yuh-Jung Youn.
scars awards are right around the corner and all the stars, nominated for this year, gathered together for the glamorous nominee’s luncheon on Monday in Los Angeles.
With a live in-person event, held after the Covid-19 pandemic, the Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon celebrated the achievements of this year’s nominees for the 94th Oscars, set to take place on March 27.
Actors including Best Actress nominated starlets – Kristen Stewart and Jessica Chastain flaunted their best of style.
Best Actor nominees Will Smith and Denzel Washington also greeted each other as they made their way to the ballroom at the Fairmont Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles.
Take a look at the Oscar nominees and their glamorous style statements at the annual luncheon 2022 here.