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Update: Oscar host Seth MacFarlane and Kristin Chenoweth will perform a special show-closing musical number on the February 24 telecast. Producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron stated that the performance will follow the Best Picture win, and will be "a can't-miss moment." Earlier: Jennifer Hudson, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway, Amanda Seyfried, Eddie Redmayne, Aaron Tveit, Samantha Barks and Helena Bonham Carter are confirmed to perform in a tribute honoring movie musicals from the past decade on the February 24 Oscar telecast. Producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron previously announced that they are "excited to showcase three musical films -- 'Chicago,' 'Dream Girls' and 'Les Miserables' -- on our Oscar show." Oscar winners Renee Zellweger and Zeta-Jones will join their "Chicago" cast mates Richard Gere and Queen Latifah to present together onstage during the Oscars telecast. Zadan and »


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