dick clark productions announced today that actress, Awkwafina, will host the 22nd Annual “Hollywood Film Awards” on Sunday, November 4 at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills. Deep in the midst of her star-making moment with key roles in the hit films Oceans 8 and Crazy Rich Asians, the recent SNL host will take the stage alongside some of the biggest names in entertainment to lead the audience through an incredible night of honoring the best in film.
Honorees for the 2018 “Hollywood Film Awards” include Nicole Kidman, who will receive this year’s “Hollywood Career Achievement Award,” Glenn Close, who will receive the “Hollywood Actress Award,” Hugh Jackman, who will receive the “Hollywood Actor Award,” Damien Chazelle, who will receive the “Hollywood Director Award,” Timothée Chalamet, who will receive the “Hollywood Supporting Actor Award,” Green Book, which will receive the “Hollywood Ensemble Award,” Crazy Rich Asians, which will receive the “Hollywood Breakout Ensemble Award,” Amandla Stenberg, who will receive the “Hollywood Breakout Performance Actress Award,” John David Washington, who will receive the “Hollywood Breakout Performance Actor Award,” Felix Van Groeningen, who will receive the “Hollywood Breakthrough Director Award,” Yalitza Aparicio, who will receive the “New Hollywood Award,” and Peter Farrelly, Nick Vallelonga and Brian Hayes Currie, who will receive the “Hollywood Screenwriter Award” for Green Book. Believer will receive the “Hollywood Documentary Award,” Incredibles 2 will receive the “Hollywood Animation Award,” and Black Panther will receive the “Hollywood Film Award.”
Dan Reynolds, Tim Edgar and Hans Zimmer are also set to perform the empowering single, “Skipping Stones,” from the documentary, Believer, at this year’s show.
The “Hollywood Film Awards” also recognizes excellence in the art of cinema in all disciplines of filmmaking. Matthew Libatique to receive “Hollywood Cinematography Award” for A Star Is Born, Justin Hurwitz to receive “Hollywood Film Composer Award” for First Man, Tom Cross to receive “Hollywood Editor Award” for First Man, Dan Deleeuw, Kelly Port, Russel Earl, Dan Sudick to receive “Hollywood Visual Effects Award” for Avengers: Infinity War, Sandy Powell to receive “Hollywood Costume Design Award” for The Favourite, Jenny Schircore, Sarah Kelly, Hannah Edwards to receive “Hollywood Make-Up & Hair Styling Award” for Mary Queen of Scots, Hannah Beachler to receive “ Hollywood Production Design Award” for Black Panther, and Erik Aadahl, Ethan Van der Ryn, Brandon Proctor to receive “Hollywood Sound Award” for A Quiet Place.
The 22nd Annual “Hollywood Film Awards” will take place on Sunday, November 4 at The Beverly Hilton.
The “Hollywood Film Awards,” honoring the most acclaimed films and actors while previewing highly anticipated films and talent for the upcoming year, also acknowledges artists in the categories of Cinematography, Visual Effects, Film Composing, Costume Design, Editing, Production Design, Sound and Makeup & Hairstyling. In its 22-year history, more than 320 of the world’s biggest stars and filmmakers have been highlighted at the “Hollywood Film Awards” and more than 130 of the honorees have gone on to garner Oscar nominations and/or wins.
For the latest news, follow the “Hollywood Film Awards” on social and join the conversation by using the official hashtag for the show, #HollywoodAwards.
About dick clark productions
dick clark productions (dcp) is the world’s largest producer and proprietor of televised live event entertainment programming with the “Academy of Country Music Awards,” “American Music Awards,” “Billboard Music Awards,” “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest” and the “Streamy Awards.” Weekly television programming includes “So You Think You Can Dance” from 19 Entertainment and dcp. dcp also owns one of the world’s most unique and extensive entertainment archive libraries with over 60 years of award-winning shows, historic programs, specials, performances and legendary programming. dcp is a division of Valence Media, a diversified media company with divisions and strategic investments in premium television, wide release film, specialty film, live events and digital media. For additional information, visit www.dickclark.com.
About The Hollywood Film Awards
The Hollywood Film Awards, founded in 1997, were created to celebrate Hollywood and launch the awards season. The recipients of the awards are selected by an Advisory Team for their body of work and/or a film(s) that is to be released during the calendar year. For additional information, visit www.hollywoodawards.com.
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