Academy Awards announced their first 2017 Academy Awards. Chinese actor Jackie Chan, UK editing specialist Anne W. Coates, casting expert Lynn Stahlmaster and documentary moviemaker Frederick Weisman will receive honorary awards, according to an official press release received by the Novosti Kino portal. >
"The Academy Award was created for artists such as Jackie Chan, Anne W. Coates, Lynn Stahlmaster and Frederick Weissman - true pioneers and legends in their respective fields of cinematography. in a statement from the head of the Academy, Sherryl Boone Isaacs.
The awards ceremony is scheduled for November 12, 2016 at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland Center.
Recall that the main awards will be presented on February 26, 2017 after the completion of the final stage of voting by the members of the American Film Academy. At the time of this writing, the name of the host of the main show of the world movie industry has not been specified. The ceremony will be broadcast by ABC TV channel. Traditionally, the Cinema News portal will host a text broadcast.
The Topic of Article: Jackie Chan will be the first 2017 Oscar winner.