Jane Fonda, Bryan Cranston, Halle Berry Set for Hollywood Foreign Press Grants Banquet
The all-star lineup that will assist in handing out charitable grants also includes Jon Hamm and Sharon Stone.
Jane Fonda, Bryan Cranston, Jon Hamm, Halle Berry and Sharon Stone are among the all-star lineup of presenters that the Hollywood Foreign Press Association has corralled for its annual Grants Banquet Dinner, which will be held on Aug. 13 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel.
Other presenters slated to take part include Allison Janney, America Ferrera, Andrew Garfield, Benicio Del Toro, Brie Larson, Dakota Johnson, Elizabeth Banks, Ellen Page, Ice Cube, Jamie Lee Curtis, Jason Isaacs, Joe Manganiello, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Oscar Isaac, Randall Park, Saoirse Ronan, Sarah Silverman, Sophia Bush, Topher Grace and Ty Burrell.
At the dinner, the HFPA, which presents the annual Golden Globe Awards, is expected to announce more than $2 million in financial grants to non-profit entertainment-related organizations and scholarship programs, topping last year’s contributions of more than $1.9 million.
To date, the HFPA reports, it has committed more than $23.9 million in grants, handed out over 1,000 scholarships and restored more than 90 films. Contributions made by the HFPA aid a wide range of projects, including the preservation of films, higher education, training and mentoring and the promotion of cultural exchange through cinema.