Thesp to receive the Louella Parsons Award

The Hollywood Women’s Press Club will honor Kirk Douglas with a lifetime achievement award at their 59th Annual Golden Apple Awards luncheon.

Douglas will receive the Louella Parsons Award, presented to a member of the entertainment industry who has demonstrated artistic professionalism and has served as a positive image-builder for Hollywood.

The Golden Apples will take place Dec. 12 at 11:30 a.m. in the International Ballroom at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.

All press members must receive credentials to cover the event. Contact press chairman Bertha Kelly at (818) 789-5252, or fax (818) 789-5225.

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