Two-Time Academy Award victorious actor Sean Penn will get the “Hollywood Humanitarian Award” because his work in Haiti, the Hollywood Film Festival and Starz’ Hollywood Awards declared on Wed.
Coming January’s wasting temblor, Sean Penn launched the J/P Haitian Relief Organization which concentrates on getting medical care and shelter to the hard-up country. if truth be told, the actor has used up to a large extent of the year in Haiti nursing to refugees at the Petionville Camp that he manages.
Penn was furthermore dynamic in assorted New Orleans’ salvage pains subsequent Hurricane Katrina in 2006.
“It is an tribute to identify the stimulating humanitarian pains that Penn and his J/P Haitian Relief Organization have been on condition that to the large folks of Haiti,” Carlos de Abreu, Founder and Executive Director of the Hollywood Film Festival, said in a statement.
Prior recipients of the award include director of Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos, Father Rick Frechette, Nobel Peace Prize recipient and President of East Timor, Dr. Jose Ramos Horta, and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Ms. Jody Williams.
A gala ceremony will take place at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on October 25, 2010.
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