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Why not us? Why not now?

That's the rallying cry for the cast of Piranha 3-D, inspired by the multiple Oscar nominations earned by Avatar and believing that this year is their time.

In a hilarious Funny or Die spoof, entitled "For Your Consideration," the cast makes a two-and-a-half-minute plea to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

When the Oscars air in early 2011, Piranha 3-D better get the respect it deserves!

Why not us? That's what Kelly Brook and co-stars want to know.

Making the case are Hollywood treasure Jerry O'Connell, new Playboy centerfold Kelly Brook (who facetiously likens herself to Charlize Theron), Gossip Girl actress Jessica Szohr, Parks and Recreation's Adam Scott, Riley Steele and Paul Scheer.

Check out the Piranha 3-D pitch after the jump ...

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