Selma Blair will receive the Equity in Entertainment Award at the upcoming Hollywood Reporter's gala
Los Angeles- Actress Selma Blair will be recognized and honored at the 2021 Hollywood Reporter''s Women in Entertainment Gala.
Blair has been using her platform to talk about people in the industry that has disabilities. Blair has been very open with letting the world know that they too hold importance in the world. "Selma is a beloved actress and her personal experience with MS is moving and inspirational,” said Nekesa Mumbi Moody, editorial director of The Hollywood Reporter. “We commend her for increasing the visibility of people with disabilities in Hollywood.”
Outside of Blair being recognized, many noticeable women in the entertainment industry will be recognized for their contributions around the globe. Jennifer Garner will shine a spotlight on THR’s acclaimed Women in Entertainment Mentorship Program, a joint venture between THR and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles. Garner will be joined by Tessa Thompson to present high school students with nearly $1 million in university scholarships to graduates of the mentorship program, which pairs the best and brightest high school girls from underserved communities in the Los Angeles area with top-level female executives, lawyers and agents.
The exclusive event will be held December. 8th.