Kids In The Spotlight
HFPA Philanthropy Virtual Event to Feature Kids In The Spotlight!
Updated: Jan 14, 2021
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) will present, “HFPA Philanthropy: Empowering the Next Generation,” on Tuesday, October 13th at 5:00 p.m. PT on the @GoldenGlobes YouTube page & goldenglobes.com. ⠀
As a Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) grantee, we are so excited that a few of our youth will be featured in this upcoming virtual event.
Here is what to expect at this year’s event:⠀
Actor and host of The Late Late Show, James Corden will host.
Anna Kendrick, Awkwafina, Billie Eilish, Christian Slater, Daisy Edgar-Jones, Eddie Redmayne, Finneas O’Connell, George Clooney, John David Washington, Jurnee Smollett, Mary J. Blige, Method Man, Millie Bobby Brown, Nicole Kidman, Paul Mescal, Salma Hayek, Sophia Loren, and Tracee Ellis Ross will participate throughout the evening to shine a light on some of the key grant recipients of 2020.
This year the HFPA will distribute grants & scholarships to more than 70 organizations, while the event will highlight the organizations that specifically focus on nurturing the next generation: Los Angeles County High School for the Arts (LACHSA), Get Lit, Echo Park Film Center, 😁 KIDS IN THE SPOTLIGHT 😁, UCLA Film Young Directors, Outfest LA, Inner-City Arts, A Place Called Home, Las Fotos, Tomorrow Filmmaking Today, and California State Summer School for the Arts. ⠀
Powerful & uplifting performances will be given by Jennifer Hudson, the cast of NBC’s hit musical comedy series, Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist, & students of Debbie Allen Dance Academy, also a grant recipient. The grand finale musical number will feature students from all HFPA Grantee schools.⠀
Tune in to see our Kids In The Spotlight, thanks to the HFPA!!⠀