The televised show, which takes place on November 15, will see boy band One Direction
appear along with Doctor Who
and the cast of EastEnders
Musical guests throughout the evening will include JLS, Tinie Tempah, Wet Wet Wet
and Ellie Goulding
, who will perform the official BBC Children in Need single How Long Will I Love You
The telethon will also see X Factor
judge Gary Barlow
leading an exclusive performance from the BBC Children in Need Rocks concert.
The event will be hosted by Sir Terry Wogan with help from the likes of Fearne Cotton, Zoe Ball, Tess Daly and Nick Grimshaw.
Wogan said of the event: "Every year the BBC Children in Need Appeal night is a testament to the extraordinary generosity of the British people."
He continued: "We've got the lovely Zoe Ball joining the firm this year, along with the wonderful Tess and Fearne and Mr Grimshaw, and the inimitable Pudsey.
"They're all on hand to prop me up as we traverse a fantastic night of entertainment towards what we hope to be another record-breaking total."
The 2013 Children in Need appeal show helps to raise money for disadvantaged children and young people across the UK.