Gale Anne Hurd, Vivica A. Fox to Present at Talent Managers Heller Awards
Gale Anne Hurd and Vivica A. Fox have been tapped to present at the 12th annual Heller Awards, which honor individuals for excellence in the talent management industry, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.
They join William Shatner, Joan Rivers and Melissa Rivers at the awards ceremony, which will take place Sept. 19 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.
Hurd, whose résumé includes Terminator, Aliens, The Incredible Hulk and The Walking Dead, will present Pam Dixon with the Luminous Award. The Valhalla Entertainment CEO/chairman has been a mentor to Dixon since they began working together on 1990 thriller Tremors.
“Pam Dixon exemplifies the quintessential casting director's enormous contributions to filmmaking's creative process," said Hurd. “Her unerring eye for talent and her absolute passion for fulfilling the director and producer's vision are unrivaled. Collaborating with Pam is both a privilege and a pleasure."
Fox's credits include Independence Day, Set It Off, Soul Food, Why Do Fools Fall in Love and Kill Bill.