Tony Hale to Host the Hamilton Behind the Camera Awards
Hamilton watches, known for their pioneering role in the worlds of aviation and cinema as well as their innovative timekeeping technology, and Los Angeles Confidential magazine, the premiere luxury, lifestyle publication in Los Angeles, host the 10th Hamilton Behind the Camera Awards on November 4, 2018 at The Exchange LA. The awards ceremony pays tribute to the brilliant behind-the-scenes talent whose individual work contributes to the quality of a motion picture and to the lasting impression that it has on movie audiences. Hamilton celebrates watch appearances in more than 450 films and television shows, most recently Amazon's "Jack Ryan". Films and creatives to be awarded this year include screenwriter Daniel Stiepleman for "On The Basis of Sex" presented by Felicity Jones, editor BARRY Alexander Brown for "BlacKklansman" presented by John David Washington, producer Graham King of "Bohemian Rhapsody" presented by Rami Malek, producer designer Hannah Beachler for "Black Panther" presented by Angela Bassett and sound editors Erik Aadahl and Ethan Van der Ryn for "A Quiet Place" presented by John Krasinski. Tony Hale, the award-winning actor and comedian of Veep and Arrested Development, will emcee the awards presentation.
Previous hosts of the awards presentation include Bellamy Young, Elisabeth R?hm, Matthew Morrison, and The Bachelor and Bachelorette's Chris Harrison, who were joined by an elite assembly of A-list actors and award-winning filmmakers to present these most illustrious awards. Awarded films represent the best in film throughout 2018 and are selected for their remarkable achievement in categories including cinematography, editing, costume design, visual effects and more. Past award presenters have included: Natalie Portman, Mel Gibson, Denzel Washington, Matthew McConaughey, Mark Wahlberg, John Legend, Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Channing Tatum, Steve Carrell, Emily Blunt, Ewan McGregor, Maherhsala Ali, Robert Pattinson, Lenny Kravitz, Jon Hamm, Harrison Ford, Zoe Saldana, Michael Bay, Casey Affleck, Antonio Banderas, Jon Favreau, Viola Davis, J.J. Abrams, Christoph Waltz and Diane Kruger, and more. Previous winners and noteworthy films have included Darren Aronofsky for "Loving", David O'Russell for "American Hustle", BARRY Jenkins for "Moonlight", Justin Hurwitz for "La La Land", Sandra Adair for "Boyhood" and Robbie Brenner and Rachel Winter for "Dallas Buyers Club", to name a few.
The honorees are selected from movies released during the year and/or qualified and presented at the most recent prestigious movie festivals of Cannes, Toronto and Venice as well as at the Festival of the American Film Institute.
About Hamilton was founded in 1892 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA and since 2003 has called Switzerland home. Hamilton watches combine American spirit with Swiss precision for a unique offering of distinctive timepieces. Known by many as the Movie Brand for the appearances of our watches in over 450 major movies, Hamilton has forged an unbreakable bond with Hollywood. From the first movie appearance of a Hamilton watch in the 1932 film Shanghai Express to the Jack Ryan streaming series from 2018, Hamilton has been at the forefront of creating watches that complete characters. Notable creations include THE WATCH and desk clock from Stanley Kubrick's epic 2001: A Space Odyssey and the Murph watch created for the main character in 2014's Interstellar. From Science fiction favorites to action thrillers to superhero blockbusters, Hamilton is the go to brand for production designers and screen stylists. Learn more at Hamiltonwatch.com
About Los Angeles Confidential: Los Angeles Confidential magazine is the premiere glossy publication in Los Angeles, celebrating the finest in fashion, art, beauty, culture, dining, entertainment, interior design, nightlife and travel. Los Angeles Confidential covers the hottest trends and most influential players and tastemakers from an insider's point of view. Los Angeles Confidential is published by Modern Luxury, the country's largest local luxury media company with 86 titles in the top 24 markets in the United States.