Variety columnist will be feted May 14 at Palladium
Daily Variety‘s Army Archerd will receive the inaugural Legacy Award at Share Inc.’s 52nd annual “Boomtown Party” gala. Archerd is being honored for his contributions to entertainment journalism, including the column “Just for Variety” he has written since 1953.
Event, to be held May 14 at the Hollywood Palladium, will feature performances from Michael Bolton and Melissa Manchester. Proceeds from the fund-raiser benefit nearly a dozen youth-oriented nonprofit organizations.