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Chris Rock joins Cruise, Hanks, Jolie on Oscars

Brian Grazer and Don Mischer, producers of the 84th Academy Awards telecast, announced Wednesday that Chris Rock will be a presenter at the ceremony.

Mr. Rock joins Bradley Cooper, Tom Cruise, Angelina Jolie, Tom Hanks, Jennifer Lopez and the cast of “Bridesmaids” as a presenter in the ceremony on Feb. 26. Mr. Rock hosted the Academy Awards telecast in 2005.

2010’s “Grown Ups” was Mr. Rock’s last film. He has two high-profile projects coming up this year, an adaptation of the book “What To Expect When You’re Expecting” and “Madagascar 3.”

Compiled from Web and wire service reports.