Hollywood film fest launching Discovery Awards
Teams up with Hollywoodnews.com, CSA, Yahoo! MoviesThe Hollywood Film Festival, which runs Oct. 20-25, is teaming up with its associated Web site Hollywoodnews.com, the Casting Society of America and Yahoo! Movies to present the Hollywood Discovery Awards, to be given to two actors chosen through a nationwide competition.
A panel of casting directors from CSA will choose 10 finalists, whose audition videos will be posted on Yahoo! Movies, where the public will vote for their favorites.
The winners will be announced at the 14th annual Hollywood Awards Gala on Oct. 25 at the Beverly Hilton. The contest's rules are available at www.discoveryawardsopencall.com.