Hollywood Film Awards News

Matthew McConaughey of “Dallas Buyers Club” to receive the Hollywood Actor Award at the Hollywood Music Awards

HOLLYWOOD, CA (October 02, 2013) - Carlos de Abreu, founder and executive producer of the 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards, announced today that Matthew McConaughey, who starred this year to critical acclaim in Roadside Attractions' "Mud" and Focus Features' "Dallas Buyers Club," will be honored with the Hollywood Actor Award. The honor will be bestowed at the Hollywood Film Awards Gala Ceremony on Monday evening, October 21st, 2013 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.

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“12 Years A Slave” director Steve McQueen, and actress Lupita Nyong’o to be honored at the Hollywood Film Awards

HOLLYWOOD, CA (PRNEWSWIRE) September 30, 2013 – Carlos de Abreu, founder and executive producer of the 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards, announced today that Fox Searchlight’s “12 Years a Slave” director, Steve McQueen will be honored with the “Hollywood Breakout Director Award,” and actress Lupita Nyong’o will receive the “New Hollywood Award” for her great performance. The awards will be bestowed at the Hollywood Film Awards Gala Ceremony on Monday evening, October 21, 2013 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.

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Jared Leto to be honored with the Hollywood Breakout Performance Award at the 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards.

HOLLYWOOD, CA (September 27, 2013) – Carlos de Abreu, founder and executive producer of the 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards, announced today that Jared Leto of Focus Features’ “Dallas Buyers Club” will be honored with the Hollywood Breakout Performance Award. The honor will be bestowed at the 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards Gala Ceremony on Monday evening, October 21st, 2013 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.

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Julia Roberts of “August: Osage County” to receive the Hollywood Supporting Actress Award at the Hollywood Film Awards

HOLLYWOOD, CA Sept 25, 2013 - Carlos de Abreu, founder and executive producer of the 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards, announced today that Academy Awards - winning Julia Roberts of The Weinstein Company's "August: Osage County" will be honored with the Hollywood Supporting Actress Award. The honor will be bestowed at the Hollywood Film Awards Gala Ceremony on Monday evening, October 21st, 2013 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.

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Jake Gyllenhaal to be honored with the Hollywood Supporting Actor Award at the Hollywood Film Awards

HOLLYWOOD, CA (Sept 23, 2013) – Carlos de Abreu, founder and executive producer of the 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards, announced today that Academy Award®-nominated actor Jake Gyllenhaal will be honored with this year’s Hollywood Supporting Actor Award for his extraordinary work in Denis Villeneuve’s acclaimed thriller “Prisoners.” The award will be bestowed at the Hollywood Film Awards Gala Ceremony on Monday evening, October 21, 2013 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.

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Sandra Bullock to be honored with the Hollywood Actress Award at the 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards

HOLLYWOOD, CA (Sept 19, 2013) – Carlos de Abreu, founder and executive producer of the 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards, announced today that Academy Award®-winning actress Sandra Bullock will be honored with this year’s Hollywood Actress Award for her riveting performance in Alfonso Cuarón’s acclaimed dramatic thriller “Gravity.” The award will be bestowed at the Hollywood Film Awards Gala Ceremony on Monday evening, October 21, 2013 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.

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Legendary actor Harrison Ford to be honored at the Hollywood Film Awards

HOLLYWOOD, CA (Sept 16, 2013) – Carlos de Abreu, founder and executive producer of the 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards, announced today that they will be honoring Academy Award®-nominated actor Harrison Ford with this year’s “Hollywood Career Achievement Award.” The actor—who earlier this year earned critical and audience raves for his outstanding portrayal of baseball trailblazer Branch Rickey in Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures’ hit drama “42”—has been an international box office favorite for four decades.

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“Before Midnight” Screenwriters to be Honored at Hollywood Film Awards

HOLLYWOOD, CA (PRNEWSWIRE) – September 5, 2013 – The 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards announced today that it will be honoring Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke and Richard Linklater, with the “Hollywood Screenwriters Award," for their screenplay for Sony Pictures Classics’ Before Midnight.

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Two Time Academy Award® Nominated Producer Michael De Luca to be Honored with Hollywood Producer Award

HOLLYWOOD, CA (Sept 03, 2013) – Carlos de Abreu, founder and executive producer of the 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards, announced today that two-time Academy Award®-nominated producer Michael De Luca (who co-produced David Fincher’s The Social Network with Scott Rudin, Cean Chaffin and Dana Brunetti; and co-produced Bennett Miller’s Moneyball with Brad Pitt and Rachael Horovitz) will be honored with this year’s Hollywood Producer Award. Scott Rudin, Dana Brunetti, and De Luca also produced Paul Greengrass’ upcoming film Captain Phillips, starring Tom Hanks, which Sony Pictures will release on October 11, 2013, following its world premiere as the Opening Night film at the 2013 New York Film Festival. The award will be bestowed at the Hollywood Film Awards Gala Ceremony on Monday evening, October 21, 2013 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills

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Entertainment Tonight’s Nancy O’Dell set to host the 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel

HOLLYWOOD, CA - August 26, 2013 - The 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards announced today that Entertainment Tonight Co-Anchor Nancy O'Dell will host the Hollywood Film Awards show on Monday, October 21st at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA. This marks Entertainment Tonight's tenth year hosting the Hollywood Film Awards and O'Dell's third, which honors excellence in the art of filmmaking, and launches the awards season

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