Ben Mankiewicz to Receive LA Press Club’s Luminary Award

Ben Mankiewicz, the primetime host for Turner Classic Movies and a co-founder of The Young Turks, is the Los Angeles Press Club’s 2019 recipient of the Luminary Award for Career Achievement. The award will be presented at the National Arts & Entertainment Journalism Awards Gala on December 1 at the Biltmore Hotel in downtown Los Angeles. The Luminary Award honors individuals within the Entertainment Media for their outstanding careers. “Ben’s witty, charming take on film has endeared him to millions of viewers of Turner Classic Movies and CBS Sunday Morning,” said club President Chris Palmeri. “But…

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Danny Trejo to Accept LA Press Club’s Visionary Award at December 1 Gala

Prolific actor, tough guy and humanitarian, Danny Trejo is set to accept Los Angeles Press Club’s Visionary Award. The ceremony will take place at the National Arts & Entertainment Journalism Awards Gala on December 1 at the Biltmore Hotel in downtown Los Angeles. The Visionary Award was instituted in 2012 to honor an individual within the Entertainment Industry who uses their high-profile status to make the world a better place and to spread information about issues of freedom and importance. “Not only is Danny Trejo’s personal story inspirational, but he uses his high profile…

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Tarana Burke, Founder of the ‘#MeToo’ Movement to Accept the LA Press Club’s Impact Award

The Los Angeles Press Club is proud to announce that Tarana Burke, founder of the #MeToo Movement, will accept the Club’s Impact Award. The ceremony will take place at the National Arts & Entertainment Journalism Awards Gala on December 1 at the Biltmore Hotel in downtown Los Angeles. Tarana has been on the forefront in the battle for racial justice and gender equality for almost 30 years. She has fought against sexual violence and systematic injustice affecting marginalized people — especially black women and girls. Among her many accolades and…

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The Education of Brett Kavanaugh

A big thank you to everyone who made it to our special panel discussion with NYT Reporters Robin Pogrebin and Kate Kelly, authors of “The Education of Brett Kavanaugh: An Investigation.” Join the L.A. Press Club today for access to more exclusive events! The Education Of Brett Kavanaugh – Curtis Sabir ‹ › × × Previous Next Flickr Album Gallery Powered By: WP Frank

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‘This Changes Everything’ Screening

A big thank you to everyone who made it to our special screening of “This Changes Everything.” Our panelists provided some invaluable insight into the film industry. Join the L.A. Press Club today for access to more exclusive events! This Changes Everything – Curtis Sabir ‹ › × × Previous Next Flickr Album Gallery Powered By: WP Frank This Changes Everything Screening – Gary Leonard ‹ › × × Previous Next Flickr Album Gallery Powered By: WP Frank This Changes Everything Screening – Kerstin Alm ‹ › × × Previous…

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Nic Cha Kim

A native Angeleno, Nic Cha Kim has lived in East L.A., Westlake, and the San Gabriel Valley, but will always consider Downtown L.A. his home base. A three-time Emmy winning reporter, Nic is the 2018 “Television Journalist of the Year” by the L.A. Press Club. Past accolades also include six Golden Mikes, a National Arts & Entertainment Journalism Award, and SoCal Journalism Award. Passionate about covering artist communities, Nic once owned his own digital and video art gallery and is the founder of Gallery Row, a creative district in the…

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