ShoWest has always staged major events for major movies.
Usually around this time the Motion Picture Assn. of America formally issues, with much fanfare, its annual entertainment industry report on the prior year.
Dennis Quaid will star as President Clinton, Michael Sheen will portray British Prime Minister Tony Blair and Julianne Moore will play Hillary Clinton in "The Special Relationship," an HBO film about…
Rachel McAdams has been tapped as ShoWest's Female Star of the Year.
Michael Bay will receive the ShoWest 2009 Vanguard Award for excellence in filmmaking at the upcoming confab of theater owners.
Fox Filmed Entertainment chair-CEO Jim Gianopulos will give the keynote address at ShoWest's opening-day luncheon.
Roger Ebert will be honored with a special award at this year's ShoWest confab.
Dennis Quaid will receive the ShoWest male star of the year nod at the upcoming confab of theater owners.
Ted Hatfield, director of film marketing for Regal Entertainment Group, will be feted at ShoWest with the Marvin Levy Career Achievement in Film Marketing Award.
Michael Caine will receive the ShoWest 2009 lifetime achievement award at the annual gathering of theater owners in Las Vegas.
Zack Snyder will receive the 2009 director of the year award at the upcoming ShoWest confab.