HFPA president Berk re-elected

It's his eighth term in the position

The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. has re-elected Philip Berk as its president for the 2010-11 year.

Hans Spurkel, Meher Tatna and Jack Tewksbury were also re-elected VP, executive secretary and treasurer, respectively.

The new HFPA board of directors comprises Ali Sar (chairman), Jorge Camara, Yoram Kahana, Theo Kingma, Lorenzo Soria and Ruben Nepales (alternate).

It’s Berk’s eighth term as president. He’s been a member for 33 years and is a correspondent for FilmInk (Australia) and Galaxie (Malaysia).

The HFPA has set Jan. 16 for the 68th Golden Globe Awards. Its installation luncheon will be held this summer, during which the org makes its annual donations to nonprofit groups and film schools.

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