HTC writer/director/actor J. Richey Nash is currently performing on stage in Los Angeles in Wasatch Theatrical Ventures‘ production of the classic American play Inherit the Wind! The show, which is loosely based on the famous Scopes “Monkey” Trial of the 1920s, runs weekends thru March 16th at the Grove Theater Center in Burbank. Nash plays the role of E.K. Hornbeck, a cynical reporter documenting the trial for the fictional Baltimore Herald newspaper. For more information, visit Plays411.com.
BRUCE DERN WRAPS UP AN AWARD-WINNING SEASON!
Congrats to HTC’s own Bruce Dern for multiple wins and nominations this past awards season for his phenomenal performance in Alexander Payne’s road trip film Nebraska, including an Academy Award nom! Here’s a list of Dern’s Nebraska accolades:Academy Awards – Nominee – Actor in a Leading Role Golden Globe Awards – Nominee – Best Actor, Comedy or Musical SAG Awards – Nominee – Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role Independent Spirit Awards – Nominee – Best Male Lead Los Angeles Film Critics Association – Winner – Best Actor
Cannes Film Festival – Winner – Best Actor
National Board of Review – Winner – Best Actor San Francisco Film Critics Circle – Nominee – Best Actor Chicago Film Critics Association – Nominee – Best Actor BFCA Critics Choice Movie Awards – Nominee – Best Actor Phoenix Film Critics Society – Nominee – Best Actor Houston Film Critics Society – Nominee – Best Actor St. Louis Film Critics Association – Nominee – Best Actor
Ft. Lauderdale Film Festival – Winner – Best Actor
Satellite Awards – Nominee – Best Actor in a Motion Picture
ShoEast – Winner – Lifetime Achievement Award
Palm Springs Film Festival – Winner – Career Achievement Award
Nash appearing on stage in Los Angeles
HTC’s Anthony named AD of LA theater company
Congrats to HTC director Darin Anthony on being named Artistic Director of Los Angeles theater company Moving Arts! Founded in 1992, the company is dedicated to the production of original works and has produced many world, national, West Coast and Los Angeles premieres. Darin also recently directed Gideon’s Knot for the Furious Theater Company, which opened at the Pasadena Playhouse in November to rave reviews! Keep updated on Darin’s upcoming projects by visiting his website.