Wednesday, February 1, 2012

David Oyelowo,Van Vicker,Jimmy Jean Louis to Receive Achievement Awards at PAN African Film Festival

                                          David Oyelowo,Van Vicker and Jimmy Jean Louis

      Nigerian-British actor David Oyelowo,Nollywood-Ghallywood actor Van vicker and Haitan actor Jimmy Jean Louis will receive achievement awards at the 20th edition of PAN African Film Festival in Los Angeles.
 The event will take place on friday ,February 10,2012 at the Rave Cinemas Baldwin Hills,Baldwin hills Crenshaw Plaza , Los Angeles .
    David Oyelowo whose movie credits include Boxoffice hit The Help,The rise of the planet of the apes and recently released Red Tails (also starred American singer Neyo) will receive Canada Lee Rising star Actor award, Van vicker who is referred to as one of africa's hottest movie stars will receive 'The Africa Channel creative achievement Award', while Jimmy Jean Louis will receive The Africa channel Diasporan Award.

   Other recipients are hollywood actress Meagan Good for Beach Richards rising star actress award ,and Rwanda's Eric Kabera for African channel Visionary Award . Award winning actress Loretta Devine will be given a Lifetime Achievement award  .

     PAN African Film and Arts Festival founded in 1992 by award-winning actor Danny Glover is America's largest and most prestigous Black Film and arts festival which honors world-renowned actors,filmmakers,community leaders,and fine artists for their contributions on stage,television,film and arts.

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