Upcoming Jennifer TV appearances:
Monday, Feb. 12: Ellen
Friday, Feb. 23: Tyra Banks
Sunday, Feb 25: Oscars (nomination & performance)
Sunday, Feb. 25: Barbara Walters Oscar Special (before the show on the East Coast, after the show on the West Coast)
Barbara Walters Special
Barbara Walters will chat with two of the stars of the new movie musical "Dreamgirls" during the 26th edition of her annual Academy Awards special Feb. 25.
According to an ABC press release, Walters will feature interviews with Jennifer Hudson and Eddie Murphy, who have both been Oscar-nominated for their performances in "Dreamgirls." Hudson and Murphy have already picked up Golden Globe and SAG Awards for their work in the film based on the Broadway musical of the same name.
Walters' one-hour special will also feature an interview with stage and screen actress Helen Mirren. Mirren stars in and as "The Queen" in the Oscar-nominated film. The veteran actress has also won a Golden Globe and a SAG Award for her performance as Queen Elizabeth II.
Walter's fourth guest will be comedian/talk-show host Ellen DeGeneres, who will host the Academy Awards for the first time.
"The Barbara Walters Special" will air Feb. 25 at 7 PM ET. The program is produced and directed by Bill Geddie.