Actress Octavia Spencer arrives at the 18th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards held at Barker Hangar on January 10, 2013 in Santa Monica, California

Actress Octavia Spencer arrives at the 18th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards held at Barker Hangar on January 10, 2013 in Santa Monica, California

*The Academy Awards have booked last year’s winning actors as the first presenters for the 2013 show.

Octavia Spencer (The Help), Meryl Streep (Iron Lady), Jean Dujardin (The Artist), and Christopher Plummer (Beginners) are the first presenters announced to appear during the live Feb. 24 telecast hosted by Seth MacFarlane.

“We are honored to have Meryl, Octavia, Christopher and Jean, last year’s Oscar winners in each of the acting categories, return to the Oscar stage,” said show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron.

The 2013 Oscars will air Sunday, Feb. 24, at 8 p.m. on ABC.