Cate Blanchett to Present at 83rd Academy Awards

Posted on February 15, 2011

Cate Blanchett

Actress Cate Blanchett has been announced as a presenter at the 83rd Academy Awards ceremony by telecast producers Bruce Cohen and Don Mischer announced today. Cate Blanchett is a five-time Academy Award nominee, who took home the Supporting Actress Oscar in 2004 for her performance as Katharine Hepburn in The Aviator.

Cate's other nominations include supporting actress nominations for Notes on a Scandal and I'm Not There. Blanchett received best actress nominations for her performances as Queen Elizabeth I in Elizabeth (1998) and Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007).

Some of Cate Blanchett's other film credits include Robin Hood, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, The Good German, Babel, Veronica Guerin, Charlotte Gray, The Talented Mr. Ripley and the Lord of the Rings trilogy. Cate's next film is Hanna, which arrives in theaters in April, 2011.

The 83rd Academy Awards will be presented on Sunday, February 27, 2011, at the Kodak Theatre and broadcast live on ABC.

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