Kidman, Jackman to present awards at 42nd Annual CMA Awards

Mumbai: Academy Award-winning actress Nicole Kidman and international superstar Hugh Jackman, who are co-starring in the upcoming movie Australia, will present together an award on The 42nd Annual CMA Awards.

Previously announced performers include co-hosts Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood, along with Trace Adkins, Jason Aldean, Rodney Atkins, Brooks & Dunn, Kenny Chesney with The Wailers, the Eagles, Alan Jackson, Kid Rock, Lady Antebellum, Miranda Lambert, Martina McBride, James Otto, Kellie Pickler, Darius Rucker, George Strait, Sugarland, Taylor Swift, Keith Urban, and a surprise performer.

Previously announced presenters include Billy Ray Cyrus, Miley Cyrus, Vince Gill, Julianne Hough, Heidi Newfield, Jake Owen, John Rich, Swift, Josh Turner, Jimmy Wayne, Lee Ann Womack, Academy Award-winning actress Reese Witherspoon, and a surprise presenter.

"We are thrilled to have two of Hollywood’s biggest stars join us for ‘Country Music’s Biggest Night,’" said CMA chief executive officer Tammy Genovese. "We know our fans and viewers will be excited to see Nicole and Hugh on the Awards."

Kidman and Jackman’s movie Australia, will be in theaters on 26 November and is directed by Baz Luhrmann.