George Clooney, Jane Lynch to present at Golden Globes

HOLLYWOOD, CA - JANUARY 12: Actor George Clooney, winner of the Best Actor Award for "The Descendants" poses in the press room during the 17th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards held at The Hollywood Palladium on January 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images) Jason Merritt

George Clooney, winner of the Best Actor Award for "The Descendants," poses in the press room during the 17th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards on Jan. 12, 2012, in Los Angeles.
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(CBS) George Clooney will be performing double duty at Sunday's Golden Globe Awards - as both a nominee and a presenter.

The actor is just one of the stars announced as presenters by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.


Special section: 2012 Golden Globe Awards

Jane Lynch, nominated for her role on "Glee," will also present during the 69th annual ceremony. Jessica Alba, Seth Rogen, Channing Tatum and Sarah Michelle Gellar are also scheduled to present, the HFPA announced Friday.

Those stars join a list of previously announced presenters, including Dustin Hoffman, Julianne Moore, Reese Witherspoon, Jimmy Fallon, Jessica Biel, Robert Downey Jr., Natalie Portman, Nicole Kidman, Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis, Melissa McCarthy and Ashton Kutcher.

Another set of celebs that may double as nominees and presenters are Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie - ABCNews.com reports that the couple will present an award during the show. Pitt is nominated for his role in "Moneyball," while Jolie's directorial debut, "In the Land of Blood and Honey," is up for best foreign film.

The Golden Globes will be handed out on Jan. 15, in a ceremony broadcast live on NBC beginning at 8 p.m. ET.

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  • Jessica Derschowitz

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