The countdown is on to Hollywood’s biggest night -- we are less than one month away from the 84th Academy Awards!

You already know the nominees who will probably attend, and now some of the presenters for the big awards show have been announced!

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The four acting winners from last year's Oscars will be on hand to hand out trophies -- Christian Bale, Natalie Portman, Colin Firth and Melissa Leo are confirmed to return to crown this year's big winners.

Two-time Oscar winners Tom Hanks, Michael Douglas and Meryl Streep (who is also a current nominee for Best Actress) will add even more star power to the celeb-packed show, as will three-time Oscar nominee Tom Cruise. Reigning "Sexiest Man Alive" Bradley Cooper will also join the mix to present an award, in addition to former Oscar host ​Chris Rock and funny men Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis and ​Ben Stiller.

Want to add some stunning ladies to the mix? Previous Oscar winners Angelina Jolie, Halle Berry and ​Penelope Cruz will act as presenters, along with ​the hysterical Tina Fey, Cameron Diaz​, “American Idol” judge Jennifer Lopez, and Emma Stone, who will make her first Oscar show appearance.

Also announced – the entire female cast of “Bridesmaids!” Rose Byrne, Ellie Kemper, Melissa McCarthy, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Maya Rudolph and Kristen Wiig will take to the stage as presenters. All six ladies will be making their first Oscar appearance, with Melissa and Kristen also honored as first-time nominees this year (Supporting Actress and Writing, respectively). 

And really, perhaps the biggest stars of the night to be in the theater? Kermit and Miss Piggy will act as presenters!
 
The 84th Academy Awards air Sunday, Feb. 26th on ABC. Be sure to come back to toofab that day for our complete coverage!


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