17 January 2013 11:18 AM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Ted director Seth MacFarlane is getting ready for his duties as host of the 85th Annual Academy Awards. Today, we have word that he is bringing a certain teddy bear with him. Mark Wahlberg confirmed on the talk show Anderson Live that he will be appearing alongside Ted, voiced by Seth MacFarlane, on the February 24 telecast.

"Because Seth is hosting the Oscars, Ted and I will be appearing at the Oscars."

The actor also spoke briefly about a Ted sequel, confirming that the deals have been made and the script is currently being written.

"There is a Ted 2. We've already locked the deal, and they're off writing now. I've never done a sequel before, but I have just so much confidence in Seth. He's just such a talented, funny guy."

Ted earned a massive $394 million worldwide last summer.

The Academy Awards episode 85.1, "85th Annual Academy Awards" airs on ABC February 24th, »

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