Anne Hathaway to be Honored at Costume Designers Guild Awards, 2/19
LES MISERABLES' Anne Hathaway is set to be honored at the Costume Designers Guild Awards, a spokesperson announced this afternoon.
Hathaway, the acclaimed actress and style icon, will receive the LACOSTE Spotlight Award at the ceremony on Feb. 19, 2013.
In addition, SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE producer Lorne Michaels will receive the Distinguished Collaborator Award.
Anne Hathaway stars as Fantine in the upcoming film adaptation of the classic musical and novel, LES MISERABLES, along with a star-studded cast featuring Hugh Jackman, Russell Crow, Amanda Seyfried, Aaron Tveit, and more. The film uses the classic music of Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schönberg, and Herbert Kretzmer and features direction by Tom Hooper and is scripted by William Nicholson. Also, the movie is already nominated for four Golden Globes including Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy. LES MISERABLES will be released on December 25, 2012.
THE COSTUME DESIGNERS GUILD is Local 892 of the International Alliance of Theatrical and Stage Employees (I.A.T.S.E.). The Guild represents COSTUME DESIGNERS, ASSISTANT COSTUME DESIGNERS and COSTUME ILLUSTRATORS working at the highest levels of skill and expertise in motion pictures, television and commercials. The CDG promotes and protects the economic status of its members while improving working conditions and raising standards for our craft.