January 12, 2011: The DGA Awards which are scheduled to take place on the 22nd of February at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills is reportedly going to be hosted by Kristen Davis, the effervescent star of Sex and the City 2.
Halle Berry is to be presented with the special award titled the Lacoste Spotlight Award. This is relatively a new award and has been specially introduced to honor an actor for his or her talent and career which excels to personify an enduring commitment to excellence and an ever enthusiastic interest in the role and importance of costume design.
There are other very distinguished celebrities who are to be honored at the event like director Joel Schumacher, who actually started his career as a costume designer. He is to be honored with the Distinguished Collaborator Award.
Then there is Julie Weiss, who is an extremely well known costume designer who has won the CDG for American Beauty and Blades of Glory, and is now going to be awarded the Disaronno Career Achievement in film and Television Award.
A special award for the late Michael Dennison is to be honored posthumously by getting inducted into the guild’s Hall of Fame.