'Oscars: Into the Spotlight' Full Performers list: H.E.R., Leslie Odom Jr, Celeste to Laura Pausini, here's the pre-show line-up
Oscars 2021 is bringing something new with the pre-show special 'Oscars: Into the Spotlight' where Oscar-nominated music will be performed by a star-studded performers' cast including Celeste, H.E.R., Leslie Odom, Jr., Laura Pausini, Daniel Pemberton, and more.
The 93rd Oscars will be held on Sunday, April 25, 2021, at Union Station Los Angeles and the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood. The 90-minute pre-show event 'Oscars: Into the Spotlight' will be hosted by actors Ariana DeBose ('Hamilton') and Lil Rel Howery of 'Bad Trip.' Along with Oscar-nominated music, the pre-show will also highlight the nominees’ journey to Hollywood’s biggest night and give fans around the world the most exclusive sneak peek into the party. The show will also have an exclusive appearance from the iconic DJ Tara. Here's the complete performers' list that you need to know about.
Full Performers list
The star cast of Oscars pre-show 2021 will be performing from Dolby Family Terrace of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles and one performance will be recorded from Húsavík, Iceland. Here's what the line-up is going to perform.
Nominated for 'Hear My Voice,' from the movie The Trial of the Chicago 7, Celeste will be performing the Academy nominated track which was penned by Daniel Pemberton and Celeste.
H.E.R will be singing Oscars nominated 'Fight for You,' from 'Judas and the Black Messiah'. The song was written by D'Mile, H.E.R. and Tiara Thomas.
Leslie Odom, Jr.
Leslie Odom Jr. will sing 'Speak Now,' from 'One Night in Miami...,' penned by Sam Ashworth and Leslie Odom Jr.
Written by Diane Warren and Laura Pausini, the track 'Io sì (Seen),' from 'The Life Ahead' will be performed by Laura Pausini.
Daniel Pemberton penned the song 'Hear My Voice' with Celeste. The 43-year-old composer will be seen on stage for the 'Hear My Voice' performance.
'Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga' gave us the Oscar-nominated song 'Husavik' that will be performed by Molly Sandén.
Grammy-winning Diane Warren known for her immaculate songwriting skills writing nine number-one songs and 32 top 10 songs on the Billboard Hot 100 chart will be seen at the pre-show as the songwriter of the track 'Io sì (Seen),' from 'The Life Ahead.'
'Hamilton' star Ariana DeBose and 'Bad Trip' actor Lil Rel Howery will be hosting the pre-show. The event will also have a special appearance of DJ Tara.
Post-show 'Oscars: After Dark'
After the main event, Oscars 2021 will also have a post-show which will be aired live on ABC. It is titled 'Oscars: After Dark' and hosted by actors Colman Domingo ('Zola') and Andrew Rannells ('The Prom') and featuring interviews by film critic Elvis Mitchell. The special will recap the evening’s must-see moments and showcase Oscar winners as they have their statuettes personalized.
Excited for the Oscars 2021? The 93rd Oscars will be held on Sunday, April 25, 2021, at Union Station Los Angeles and the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood, and international locations via satellite. 'Oscars: Into the Spotlight' will air live on Oscar Sunday, April 25, on ABC at 6:30 pm ET/3:30 pm PT. The Oscars will be televised live on ABC at 8 pm ET/5 pm PT.