Exhibs' kudos for endearing Oscar winner
Shirley MacLaine will receive this year’s career achievement award at the upcoming ShowEast confab in Orlando, Fla.
Honor will be handed out Wednesday at a reception thrown by Warner Bros., Imax and Avica Technology at the House of Blues.
Rob Reiner, who directed MacLaine in Warner’s upcoming “Rumor Has It …,” is expected to make the presentation.
Pic, which also stars Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Costner and Mark Ruffalo, will screen at ShowEast prior to the fete.
MacLaine also stars in the current release “In Her Shoes.”
ShowEast meeting of exhibs runs from Monday through Oct. 27 at the Orlando World Center Marriott; 2,500 attendees are expected.