Hollywood Film Fest unveils award recipients


MUMBAI: The Hollywood Film Festival’s Hollywood Awards has set aside honors for Julianne Moore, Bradley Cooper and Ryan Kavanaugh.

The 13th annual fest, which holds its awards ceremony 26 October, also will hand out Hollywood Spotlight Awards to Shohreh Aghdashloo, Melanie Lynskey, Paul Schneider and Zachary Quinto.

Moore, who next appears in A Single Man, Chloe and The Kids Are All Right, is set to receive the gala’s Supporting Actress Award.

Cooper, who appeared this year in The Hangover, All About Steve and He’s Just Not That Into You, will receive the Comedy Award.

Relativity Media head Kavanaugh, is set to receive the Producer Award. His upcoming productions include Brothers, Dear John and The Spy Next Door as well as Nine, on which he served as executive producer.

Aghdashloo was seen in last year’s The Stoning of Soraya M. and HBO’s House of Saddam, for which she won an Emmy.

Lynskey next appears in the films Up in the Air and Leaves of Grass.

Schneider can be seen in Bright Star and NBC’s Parks and Recreation.

Quinto, who starred as Spock in the summer hit Star Trek, appears on NBC’s Heroes.