Timothée Chalamet and Rachel Weisz to be Honored at the HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARDS
dick clark productions announced today that critically-acclaimed actors Timothée Chalamet and Rachel Weisz will receive the "Hollywood Supporting Actor Award" and "Hollywood Supporting Actress Award" respectively, at the 22nd Annual "Hollywood Film Awards." Chalamet will be honored for his exquisite work in Amazon Studio's Beautiful Boy, while Weisz will be recognized for her role in FOX Searchlight's The Favourite, a festival breakout. They join previously announced honoree Nicole Kidman, who will receive this year's "Hollywood Career Achievement Award." The 22nd Annual "Hollywood Film Awards" will take place on Sunday, November 4 at The Beverly Hilton.
The "Hollywood Film Awards," honoring the most acclaimed films and actors while previewing highly anticipated films and talent for the upcoming year, also acknowledges artists in the categories of Cinematography, Visual Effects, Film Composing, Costume Design, Editing, Production Design, Sound and Makeup & Hairstyling. In its 22-year history, more than 320 of the world's biggest stars and filmmakers have been highlighted at the "Hollywood Film Awards" and more than 130 of the honorees have gone on to garner Oscar nominations and/or wins.
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Timothée Chalamet has received critical acclaim for his portrayal of Nic Sheff in Beautiful Boy, directed Felix Van Groeningen in select theaters this month. "Beautiful Boy," based on the memoirs BEAUTIFUL BOY by David Sheff and TWEAK by his son Nic Sheff, chronicles the heartbreaking and inspiring story of survival and recovery in a family coping with addition. Chalamet is currently filming, Little Women with director Greta Gerwig and this spring will star in Dune, directed by Denis Villeneuve. Chalamet recently wrapped production on "The King" which will be released in 2019.
Academy Award-winning actress Rachel Weisz will next star in Yorgos Lanthimos' The Favourite, alongside Emma Stone, Olivia Colman and Nicholas Hoult. The film premiered to rave reviews at the 2018 Venice Film Festival, Telluride Film Festival and New York Film Festival and will be released by FOX Searchlight on November 23, 2018. She recently produced and starred in Sebastián Lelio's Disobedience alongside Rachel McAdams and Alessandro Nivola. The film, which is based on the novel by Naomi Alderman, premiered at the 2017 Toronto Film Festival to rave reviews, was released by Bleecker Street in April, and releases in the UK on November 30.
Additional honorees for the 22nd Annual "Hollywood Film Awards" will be announced in the coming weeks.