Helmer Gina Prince-Bythewood will be named UCLA's Filmmaker of the Year at the Mann Bruin Theater on Thursday.
The Angelus Student Film Festival extended the entry deadline to July 1 for its 14th annual competish.
Annette Bening will kick off UCLA Live's 2009-10 season with her performance in "Medea," running Sept. 23-Oct. 18 at the Freud Playhouse.
Benjamin Bratt starrer "La Mission" will kick off the 27th annual Outfest on July 9 at the Orpheum Theater.
The British Academy of Film and Television/Los Angeles will honor Emily Blunt as British artist of the year at its annual gala presentation Nov. 5 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel in L.A.
Cinema Expo Intl. will honor Disney exec Daniel Friggo as this year's top international distributor at the Amsterdam RAI Exhibition & Congress Center on June 24.
Standup to Cancer, the charitable initiative backed by Katie Couric and former Par CEO Sherry Lansing, has raised close to $100 million for cancer research.
UCLA is set to honor "The Simpsons" helmer David Silverman with its first outstanding contribution to animation kudo June 6 at the school's James Bridges Theater.