See Eiza González and Eugenio Derbez' Reaction to Being Named Presenters at 2018 Oscars

"A small girl from Mexico dreamt her whole life of this moment," the Baby Driver actress writes

By Diana Marti Feb 28, 2018 11:33 PMTags
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What a moment! 

Eiza González and Eugenio Derbez are over the moon about presenting at the biggest night in Hollywood, the Academy Awards. 

Both the "Baby Driver" star and the "Overboard" actor took to Instagram to share their reaction to the coveted honor. 

"A small girl from Mexico dreamt her whole life of this moment, never expecting it to become true. I cried," the 28-year-old star writes along with a photo of herself clinching her phone as she received the news. "Always fight for your dreams and believe in yourself even when everything looks hopeless. Thank you to @theacademy and thank you God for this gift. Thank You Jennifer Todd and Michael de Luca ❤️ #OscarPresenter."

2018 Oscars: Meet the Presenters

Derbez, true to his comedic style, shared a hilarious video about the news. 

"When you're on the same list of Oscar presenters with Hollywood greats!‬" he captioned the post

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Take a look at other stars that will be presenting on the big night: 

Mahershala Ali

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Emily Blunt

A Quiet Place

Chadwick Boseman

Black Panther

Sandra Bullock

Ocean's Eight

Dave Chappelle

Dave Chappelle: Equanimity

Viola Davis


Eugenio Derbez


Laura Dern

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Ansel Elgort

Baby Driver

Jane Fonda

Our Souls at Night

Jodie Foster

Black Mirror

Gal Gadot

Wonder Woman

Jennifer Garner


Greta Gerwig

Lady Bird

Eiza González

Baby Driver

Tiffany Haddish

Girls Trip

Mark Hamill

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Armie Hammer

Call Me by Your Name

Tom Holland

Avengers: Infinity War

Oscar Isaac


Ashley Judd


Nicole Kidman

The Beguiled

Matthew McConaughey

The Dark Tower

Lin-Manuel Miranda

Mary Poppins Returns

Helen Mirren


Rita Moreno

One Day at a Time

Kumail Nanjiani

The Big Sick

Lupita Nyong'o

Black Panther

Margot Robbie

I, Tonya

Gina Rodriguez


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