Los Angeles, CA, United States (4E) – Multi-awarded director, producer, screenwriter, cinematographer and actor Quentin Tarantino will be receiving the Hollywood Screenwriter Award at this year’s Annual Hollywood Film Awards for his screenplay of “Django Unchained.”
In a press release published Thursday, Carlos Abreu, Founder and Executive Director of the Hollywood Film Awards, said, “We are honored to present this award to Quentin for his unique and exceptional creative vision at this year’s Gala.”
Tarantino, who is noted for the infamous “Pulp Fiction,” has also worked on other big hits such as “Reservoir Dogs,” “Kill Bill vol. 1 &2,” “Jackie Brown” and “Inglourious Basterds.” Since he started his career in the 80s, the 49-year-old film personality has won six BAFTA nominations, ten Critics Choice nominations, four Golden Globe nominations and eight Academy Award nominations.
His latest upcoming project, “Django Unchained,” stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Jamie Foxx, Samuel L. Jackson, and Christoph Waltz.
Past recipients of the Hollywood Screenwriter Award are Eric Roth, Christopher Hampton, John Patrick Shanley, and Aaron Sorkin.
The 16th Annual Hollywood Film Awards will hold its gala ceremony on October 22 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.