Organizers of the fourth annual Crystal Lee Sutton Awards have announced that IATSE exec Thomas Short will headline this year’s honorees. The event, held at the Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles on July 17, pays tribute to the entertainment industry’s unions and workers.
Short, prexy of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, will receive the honor from Screen Actors Guild prez Richard Masur. Oscar-winning production designer Richard Sylbert will also receive a Sutton award.
KTTV reporter Tony Valdez and KTLA reporter Marta Waller will emcee the event.