Davis, Hammer, Moretz, Applegate to be feted
Women in Film will honor Viola Davis, Bonnie Hammer, Chloe Grace Moretz and Christina Applegate at its June 12 fundraising dinner.“The Help” star Davis will be recognized with the Crystal Award for excellence in film, while NBCUniversal Cable maven Hammer is being honored with the Lucy Award for excellence in television. Moretz, who stars in May release “Dark Shadows,” has been selected as Women in Film’s Max Mara “Face of the Future.” Thesp Applegate will be recognized with the Norma Zarky Humanitarian Award for her work with Right Action for Women, which provides screenings to women who are at risk for breast cancer. Honorees were unveiled Wednesday by WIF prexy Cathy Schulman. Iris Grossman, WIF prexy emeritus, returns as awards chair. Additional honorees will be announced soon for the kudos to be held at the Beverly Hilton.