Angela Bassett shall be honored with the Montecito Award on the thirty eighth annual Santa Barbara Worldwide Movie Competition.
Angela Bassett will obtain the celebrated award on Thursday, February ninth, 2023 at an in-person dialog about her profession main as much as this 12 months’s efficiency in Marvel Studios’ BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER directed by Ryan Coogler from Disney Studios.
“Ms. Bassett has had an illustrious profession as an actor, director and producer and in WAKANDA FOREVER reminds us why she’s so tremendously revered. She’s regal, fierce and commanding as Queen Ramonda. We bow down.” SBIFF’s Government Director Roger Durling acknowledged.
The Montecito Award is called after one of the vital stunning and trendy areas in Santa Barbara. Previous recipients embrace Penélope Cruz, Amanda Seyfried, Lupita Nyong’o, Melissa McCarthy, Saoirse Ronan, Isabelle Huppert, Sylvester Stallone, Jennifer Aniston, Oprah Winfrey, Daniel Day-Lewis, Geoffrey Rush, Julianne Moore, Kate Winslet, Naomi Watts and Javier Bardem.
The thirty eighth Santa Barbara Worldwide Movie Competition will happen LIVE February 8 – February 18, 2023. Official occasions together with screenings, filmmaker Q&As, business panels, and movie star tributes, shall be held all through town, together with on the historic Arlington Theatre. Passes and tickets for the 2023 Competition are on sale now at sbiff.org.