Toronto, Ontario (September 13, 2010) – Tonight, The Creative Coalition gathers members of the entertainment community to honor independent filmmakers who have made their marks both in front of and behind the camera. The 2010 Spotlight Initiative Awards that celebrate the art and craft of independent film, will be presented to actors and directors featured in this year’s Toronto International Film Festival.
WHAT: THE 2010 CREATIVE COALITION SPOTLIGHT INITIATIVE AWARDS
HOSTED BY ET Canada
WHO: Director George Hickenlooper (Casino Jack); actor Zach Braff (The High Cost of Living), and actor and director Tony Goldwyn (Conviction) OTHER CONFIRMED GUESTS INCLUDE: actor Richard Schiff (Made in Dagenham); actor Jamie Kennedy (Scream), and actor Vik Sahay (“Chuck”)
WHEN: This evening, September 13, 2010
8:45 pm Arrivals/Red Carpet Photo
9:00 pm Event
WHERE: ET Canada Festival Center
148 Cumberland Street, Rooftop Terrace
ABOUT THE CREATIVE COALITION AND THE SPOTLIGHT INITIATIVE
The Creative Coalition (www.thecreativecoalition.org) is the premiere 501(c)(3) nonprofit, nonpartisan social and public advocacy organization of the arts and entertainment community. Founded in 1989 by prominent members of the creative community, The Creative Coalition is dedicated to educating its members on issues of public importance and is headquartered in New York City.The Spotlight Initiative was launched in 2008 by The Creative Coalition to support independent films with messages that make a positive difference in the world.
ABOUT ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT CANADA
Entertainment Tonight Canada is the country’s most trusted entertainment newsmagazine, delivering in depth and breaking up-to-the minute celebrity, film, television and music news. Together with trusted global powerhouse, Entertainment Tonight, ET Canada delivers the Most Watched Hour of Entertainment News to Canadians every night, every week, coast to coast. Hosted by Cheryl Hickey, ET Canada is produced by Canwest for Global Television in association with Paramount Domestic Television. Tamara Simoneau serves as Senior Executive Producer.
*** THIS IS AN INVITATION ONLY EVENT. ALL PRESS MUST BE CREDENTIALED***
Dennis St. Rose, The Creative Coalition
323-957-2700, Cell 302-530-9442