Sep 27, 2011
Jessica honored by Hollywood Awards
In Appearances

The first awards show of the season has unveiled a partial list of honorees, and a few of our favorites will be receiving their first trophies next month. Joseph Gordon-Levitt, earning raves for his performance as a young cancer patient in dramedy “50/50?, will receive the Hollywood Breakthrough Actor Award at the annual Hollywood Awards, while Jessica Chastain, earning raves for all 40+ of her movies released this year, including “The Tree of Life” and “The Help”, will receive the Hollywood Breakthrough Actress Award. British thesp Felicity Jones will receive the New Hollywood Award for her work in “Like Crazy.”

Chastain will be honored twice as she and the cast of “The Help” (along with Viola Davis, Bryce Dallas Howard, Allison Janney, Chris Lowell, Ahna O’Reilly, Octavia Spencer, Emma Stone, Sissy Spacek, Mary Steenburgen, Cicely Tyson and Mike Vogel) will be receiving the Hollywood Ensemble Acting Award. The Hollywood Awards ceremony will take place on October 24, 2011.