BV prexy given Humanitarian Award
The Variety Boys and Girls Club of Queens held its annual Humanitarian Award dinner Wednesday, honoring Buena Vista Distribution prexy Chuck Viane.
Award was presented at the Copacabana in New York City by Mouse House chairman Dick Cook, a long-time friend of Viane’s. “American Idol’s” Tamyra Gray served as event’ s special guest.
Club provides a safe haven to children ages six to 17.
Viane was joined by his wife, Sher, and fellow Disney execs Nina Jacobson, Mark Zoradi,Chris Leroy, Phil Fortune, Rod Rodriguez and Gary Weaver.