It could be game, set, win for Beyoncé.
The Beyhive already buzzing that the first-time Oscar nominee could perform at the 2022 Academy Awards on Sunday, March 27, according to a Variety report.
The ‘Single Ladies’ singer is reportedly in advanced talks to perform ‘Be Alive’, her Best Original Song entry from the ‘King Richard’ movie soundtrack, about tennis legends Venus and Serena Williams and their controversial coach father Richard. According to show sources in the report, Beyoncé could open the program with a live performance from the tennis courts in Compton, California, where the Williams family trained, and start a stunning tennis dynasty.
The best picture-nominated film stars best actor-nominated Will Smith as the patriarch.
The Post has reached out to representatives from Beyoncé and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for comment.
Along with Beyoncé and Be Alive collaborator DIXON, other nominees for Best Original Song include Billie Eilish and Finneas (“No Time to Die” from “No Time to Die”), Lin-Manuel Miranda (“Dos Oruguitas” from “No Time to Die”). Encanto”), Van Morrison (“Down to Joy” from “Belfast”) and Diane Warren (“Somehow You Do” from “Four Good Days” by Reba McEntire).
The 40-year-old Beyoncé – a 28-time Grammy winner – would join an already packed lineup of artists that would include the show’s music director Adam Blackstone, Blink 182 drummer Travis Barker, singer Sheila E., pianist Robert Glasper and the samples are owned by , and DJ D-Nice.
The ceremony will also feature an ever-growing list of A-list presenters including Stephanie Beatriz, Jennifer Garner, HER, Tiffany Haddish, Tony Hawk, DJ Khaled, Bill Murray, Elliot Page, Kelly Slater, Shaun White and Sean “Diddy” . Combs, Samuel L. Jackson, Jamie Lee Curtis, Woody Harrelson, Shawn Mendes, Tyler Perry and Tracee Ellis Ross, Daniel Kaluuya, Mila Kunis, Lupita Nyong’o, Naomi Scott, Wesley Snipes, John Travolta, Lady Gaga, Kevin Costner, Zoë Kravitz, Rosie Perez, Chris Rock, Yuh-Jung Youn, Ruth E. Carter, Anthony Hopkins, Lily James, John Leguizamo, Simu Liu, Rami Malek and Uma Thurman.
The 2022 Academy Awards – hosted by comedians and actresses Amy Schumer, Regina Hall and Wanda Sykes – will air on ABC Sunday from 8 p.m. from the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles.