Cinema Expo’s Broccoli nod to Grazer

To receive award June 18 in Amsterdam

Producer Brian Grazer will be honored at this year’s Cinema Expo Intl. Convention in Amsterdam with the Albert R. Broccoli Award of Excellence. Grazer will receive the award June 18 at the Coca-Cola-sponsored final night banquet.

Producer Saul Zaentz was last year’s recipient.

Grazer’s production credits include “Liar Liar,” “The Nutty Professor,” “Ransom,” “Kindergarten Cop” and “Backdraft” and the Oscar-nominated “Apollo 13.”

Current projects for Grazer include the Eddie Murphy starrer “Life,” Ron Howard’s “Ed TV” and “The Nutty Professor 2,” also starring Murphy.

Grazer and Howard launched Imagine Entertainment in 1986.

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