Jennifer Hudson Joins 2017 Oscar Nominations Announcement

One week from Tuesday, we learn which films and performances have been nominated for the 89th Academy Awards. Now, we know some of the stars who will be taking part in the 2017 Oscar nominations announcement!

American Idol star and Best Supporting Actress Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson is the latest star to be confirmed for the announcement ceremony. And she’s not alone in helping to announce the nominations, as she’ll be joined by last year’s Best Actress winner Brie Larson, last year’s winning cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki, and previous Oscar nominees Jason Reitman and Ken Watanabe.

This group will take turns announcing the nominations alongside Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs on Tuesday, January 24, beginning at 5:18 AM PT/8:18 AM ET. The announcements will also be aired via global live stream on,, and all of the Academy‚Äôs digital platforms, in addition to television outlets such as ABC’s Good Morning America.

Jennifer Hudson Joins 2017 Oscar Nominations Announcement

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Who do you think will make the cut for this year’s Oscar nominations? Sound off in the comments!

And for more film news, get some hints as to who might be nominated for the Oscars this year by checking out the complete list of BAFTA nominations!

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