Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Kumail Nanjiani and Tracee Ellis Ross have been tapped to announce the nominations for the 2019 Academy Awards on Tuesday.
Nanjiani and Ross will be announcing the nominations in all 24 Oscar categories during a presentation that will be livestreamed on Oscar.com, YouTube, Twitter and Facebook starting at 8:20 a.m. ET.
"An honor and a thrill to be announcing the #OscarNoms with the amazing @TraceeEllisRoss. Thanks @TheAcademy! I promise I'll set my alarm for 5:15 am at the latest!" Nanjiani said on Twitter in response to the news.
"Oh this is going to be exciting! @KumailN text me when u wake up so we can coordinate our looks. I'm thinking pj's & glasses... my dressy ones! U? #OscarNoms," Ross commented on Twitter.