Honorees selected for Hollywood Awards
Carey Mulligan, Carey Mulligan among winnersOrganizers on Wednesday announced honorees for the 13th annual Hollywood Film Festival's Hollywood Awards.
This year's honorees include:
-- Carey Mulligan ("An Education") will receive a breakthrough actress award.
-- Jeremy Renner ("The Hurt Locker") will be honored with a breakthrough actor award.
-- Lee Daniels ("Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire") will receive the breakthrough director award.
-- Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber "(500) Days of Summer") will be recognized as breakthrough screenwriters.
-- Actress Gabourey Sidibe ("Precious") will receive a New Hollywood award.
A fest awards gala is set for Oct. 26 at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills. The fest runs Oct. 21-26.
Fest exec director Carlos de Abreu said the honorees have laid "the groundwork of choice projects upon which to build their Hollywood careers."