'Hulk' producer draws achievement nod

Award to be presented at Dec. 7 film showcase

"The Incredible Hulk" producer Gale Anne Hurd will be honored Dec. 7 with the first career achievement award from the inaugural Women's International Film & Television Showcase at the Pacific Design Center.

The showcase will present 10 films from eight countries, with awards for best director, cinematographer, film, breakout role and audience favorite.

Hurd has produced more than two dozen films and is chair of the production company Valhalla Motion Pictures. Her latest film, "Punisher: War Zone" is set for release Dec. 5.