Date : Jan 15, 2020
Renée Zellweger is set to receive the illustrious American Riviera Award at the 35th Annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival. Zellweger will be recognized for her many attributes to the art of film over the years, and most recently, her work as Judy Garland in LD Entertainment and Roadside Attractions’ JUDY.
“Ms. Zellweger has always displayed a deep commitment and discipline in her performances which has always made me root for her and admire her deeply. In Judy – she adds a ferocity that solidifies her as one of the greatest actors of her time.” says Santa Barbara International Film Festival Executive Director, Roger Durling.
The American Riviera Award was established to recognize actors who have made a significant contribution to American Cinema. Zellweger will join the list of previous recipients which includes Viggo Mortenson, Sam Rockwell, Jeff Bridges, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Mark Ruffalo, Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke, Robert Redford, Quentin Tarantino, Martin Scorsese, Annette Bening, Sandra Bullock, Mickey Rourke, Tommy Lee Jones, Forrest Whitaker, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Kevin Bacon and Diane Lane.
The 35th Santa Barbara International Film Festival will take place January 15th through 25th, 2020.
EVENT HOSTED BY:Santa Barbara International Film Festival
EVENT LOCATION:Arlington Center for the Performing Arts