The "Girls Trip" actress teamed up with Andy Serkis to read the announcements a few weeks ago and now she's been added as a presenter to the March 4 Oscar broadcast.
The Academy announced the first 12 presenters on Friday, February 16, and the list includes some of the 2018 nominees: I, Tonya's Margot Robbie, Lady Bird director and writer Greta Gerwig, and The Big Sick star and co-writer Kumail Nanjiani. That is quite a fiery line up!
Marilyn Manson Suffered A Confusing, Rambling Meltdown Last Night
House actress Charlyne Yi accused Marilyn Manson of harassing her and other women when he visited the set of House's final season. Videos uploaded to YouTube of the concert last night show fans in the crowd shouting "f*ck you Manson " after he walked offstage.
The Manchester by the Sea star would have been expected to present the Best Actress award, according to the show's tradition, but in January he withdrew from the presenting role.
"Whether returning to the Oscars stage, or gracing it for the first time, each of these artists bring their own distinguishing and energetic appeal", producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd said in a statement.
Woman follows handbag into x-ray machine
The footage shows a security guard laughing in surprise as the woman climbs out of the machine and continues on with her luggage. The security staffs were left speechless that they did not stop her as she collected her bags and rushed to get her train.
Laura recently was seen in the Academy Award-nominated Star Wars: The Last Jedi, as well as the, hit HBO show Big Little Lies. Unless I'm wrong (I did some cursory research and I don't think I am), Vega will be the first openly transgender performer to present at the Oscars ceremony, coming on the heels of musician Antony Hegarty's nomination a year ago marking the second openly transgender Oscar nominee in history.
The 90th Academy Awards will be held on 4 March at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.
Twitter just got rid of its extremely unpopular Mac desktop app
In an effort to make its product more efficient across platforms, Twitter has chose to discontinue its Mac desktop app altogether. The move hearkens to Twitter's decisions for the Windows platform, from where it has pulled both its Twitter and TweetDeck apps.