Monday, February 16, 2009
HitFix has confirmed that Mr. Robert Pattinson, aka His Highness, will be presenting an Academy Award this Sunday, February 22nd:
HitFix can now exclusively confirm that Robert Pattinson will be presenting an award during this year's telecast.
The "Twilight" star had long been rumored to appear on Hollywood's biggest night, but barring any unforeseen last minute conflicts, he'll be giving the franchise's legion of fans something to look forward to on Oscar Sunday.
Still unclear is whether Pattinson's "Twilight" co-star Kristen Stewart will also appear on the telecast and what award he will specifically present. And, obviously, speculation will now run rampant on who Pattinson's date down the red carpet will be.
Read more here. Now we all have a reason to watch!!! Who else is going to have their DVR set to record every magical moment of his appearance?
In case the HitFix article isn't enough for you here are some more:
LA Times here, Rope of Silicon here.
***For all the other sites reporting on this story make a note that it's HITFIX not HITFLIX!