Movie director Ron Howard and veteran actors Goldie Hawn and ANTHONY HOPKINS have been honoured at the HOLLYWOOD FILM FESTIVAL's HOLLYWOOD AWARDS ceremony.

A Beautiful Mind filmmaker Howard received the Outstanding Achievement in Directing award, while Hawn and Hopkins were presented with Achievement in Acting awards at Monday night's (20OCT03) event.

Other recipients include sexy Lost In Translation actress SCARLETT JOHANSSON and Pirates Of The Caribbean: THE CURSE OF THE BLACK PEARL hunk Orlando Bloom who both won breakthrough acting awards.

Festival chairwoman PAULA WAGNER says, "There is no more appropriate place than the Hollywood Film Festival to honour the illustrious talents of all these magnificent artists who have created some of the most memorable characters and truly unforgettable films."

23/10/2003 21:09