Archive for the ‘awards/accolades’ Category

Bruce Vilanch will be awarded with The Thrive Tribe Humanitarian Advocate Award September 22, 2018

Friday, September 21st, 2018

Bruce Vilanch will be awarded The Thrive Tribe Humanitarian Advocate Award
by Christopher Rudolph 9/19/2018

Bruce Vilanch,

This upcoming Saturday, September 22, The Thrive Tribe, a non-profit using a peer-to-peer model to fight against HIV, will be celebrating its 20th anniversary with a star-studded celebration in Pasadena, CA.

The “Big Night Masquerade” gala will feature performances, and special guests like out actor Alex Lee (Entourage), and Former Miss Continental 2012, Sasha Colby. At the event legendary writer-comedian Bruce Vilanch will be awarded with The Thrive Tribe Humanitarian Advocate Award.

Logo TV and Finding Prince Charming producer Brian Graden will be honored with this year’s Media Award for the Finding Prince Charmingepisode where contestant Eric Leonardos came out to the other suitors as HIV positive. Read More

Bruce Vilanch Attends The Hollywood Icon Awards Honoring Lyn and Norman Lear

Sunday, May 20th, 2018

Broadway World
Pierce Brosnan Presents Hollywood Icon Award To Lyn And Norman Lear
TV News Desk May. 4, 2018

Bruce Vilanch

Lyn and Norman Lear were awarded the Hollywood Icon Award at the Women’s Guild Cedars-Sinai 60th Anniversary Diamond Jubilee Gala at The Beverly Hilton last night. Actor and film producer Pierce Brosnan presented the award to the lifelong philanthropists and legendary television pioneer and four-time Emmy winner. The Lears join the ranks of past recipients including Billy Crystal, Wendy and Leonard Goldberg, Lauren Shuler and Richard Donner, Fay and Frank Mancuso, Judy and Bernard Briskin, Dr. Bruce Gewertz, Dr. Ed Phillips, and Vera and Paul Guerin. Read More

The Toscars 2018 Date Has Been Set! And What Are The Toscars?

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

Film News
The Toscars 2018 date has been set
January 9, 2018

The red carpet is ready, the paparazzi are prepping their lenses, the stunning dresses are being chosen, and the golden awards are ready to be handed out to the lucky winners. Yes, it’s time again for the Toscars ceremony. No, that’s not a misprint. The Oscars are being held in March, but a few days before that on February 28th, Brits in LA’s 11th annual Toscars will be held in Hollywood at the Renberg Theatre.

This affectionate, spoofy homage is based around this year’s Oscar nominations for best movie. After the Oscar nominations are announced, in three weeks, parodies are made, judged by the Whacademy and then shown at the awards ceremony. Read More

Bruce Vilanch Awarded WeHo’s Rainbow Key Award Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

WeHo Rainbow Key Awards Ceremony
Tue, Jun 21, 2016 By Staff


WeHo’s annual Rainbow Key Awards ceremony will take place Wednesday at the City Council Chambers at 625 N. San Vicente Blvd., south of Santa Monica. There will be an informal reception at 6 p.m. to be followed by an awards program at 7 p.m. During the event, the names of the 49 victims who were killed in the recent Orlando mass shooting will be called out.

The first two recipients of the Rainbow Key Award, in 1993 — AIDS activist, comedian, writer and actor Bruce Vilanch, and AIDS activist and actress Carole Cook — will attend. Read More