Saoirse Ronan among IFTA presenters

Updated: 07 February 2013 15:04

The Irish Film & Television Awards have announced the special guest presenters at the 10th Annual Irish Film & Television Awards on Saturday.

The Irish Film & Television Awards have announced the special guest presenters at the 10th Annual Irish Film & Television Awards on Saturday.

Wreck-It Ralph star John C Reilly will be on hand to present the Irish Film Board Rising Star Awards.

Meanwhile, Oscar nominated Saoirse Ronan, who is currently filming Hotel Budapest in Germany, will travel home to present the Best Film Actor category.

Other guest presenters include - filmmaker Jim Sheridan, James Nesbitt, Fionnula Flanagan, Caroline Morahan and Jason Barry, Amanda Byram, Sky broadcaster Eamonn Holmes, Coronation Street actors Michelle Keegan and Chris Fountain, and The Fall actor Jamie Dornan.

Also on the red carpet and presenting Awards are Tommy Tiernan, The Hardy Bucks, Miriam O'Callaghan, Kian Egan, Bressie and Kathryn Thomas, IFTA Lifetime member Niall Tóibín, Keith McErlean, Pat Kenny, Bláthnaid Ní Chofaigh, Karen Koster, Jennifer Maguire, Sinead Desmond, Daithi O Sé, Mairead Ní Chuaig and Tristan Rosenstock, and Minister for Arts Jimmy Deenihan TD.

RTÉ TEN will also be taking to the red carpet to get the inside scoop from some of the stars and nominees at the special event.

Be sure to check the website over the weekend for all of the latest IFTA happenings.