Gael García Bernal has a date with Oscar…
The 39-year-old Mexican actor/filmmaker will perform at this year’s Academy Awards, according to the show’s producers.
Garcia Bernal will be among the artists tackling this year’s Oscar nominated songs.
Garcia Bernal will be joined by Natalia LaFourcade and Miguel to sing “Remember Me” from Disney/Pixar’s Coco; with music and lyrics by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez.
Garcia Bernal voiced the character of deceased songwriter Héctor Rivera in the animated film, and his character wrote the song.
Other performers include Mary J. Blige, Andra Day, Keala Settle, Sufjan Stevens and Common.
Blige will perform “Mighty River.” Blige performed the song for Mudbound, and she’s nominated in the Best Supporting Actress category. Blige wrote the Oscar-nominated song with Raphael Saadiq and Taura Stinson.
Common and Andra Day will perform his Oscar-nominated song “Stand Up For Something” from Marshall, his collaboration with Diane Warren.
Settle will perform the Oscar-nominated song “This is Me” from The Greatest Showman.
Stevens will perform his Oscar-nominated song “Mystery of Love,” written for Call Me by Your Name.
“We’re excited to have these talented artists showcase the powerful contribution music makes to film making,” said De Luca and Todd. “It’s a privilege to welcome them to the 90th Oscars stage.”
The Jimmy Kimmel-hosted show is set for Sunday, March 4.