Movie stars Charlize Theron and Joaquin Phoenix will be honoured at the ninth Hollywood Awards ceremony on 24 October (05).

Theron's performance as a sexually harassed miner in North Country has earned her the best actress accolade, while Phoenix will be named actor of the year for his portrayal of the late Johnny Cash in Walk the Line.

Matthew Broderick and Susan Sarandon will take the gongs for best supporting actor and actress for their work in forthcoming movies The Producers and ELIZABETHTOWN.