Australian actors Josh Lawson and Isabel Lucas have been honored this week as ‘Best Hollywood Newcomers’ at the Beverly Hills Film, TV and New Media Festival where their feature film ‘The Wedding Party’ was screened. Josh Lawson and his partner Rachel Taylor attended the gala awards party on the opening night of the festival at the famous Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel. Isabel is also appearing in the upcoming blockbuster ‘Immortals’ which will be released in the US next week and Josh Lawson’s new US television series ‘House of Lies’ goes to air in January.
‘The Wedding Party’ continues to make waves on US festival circuit where it recently won ‘Best Film’ and ‘Best Director’ at the 2011 Bel Air Film Festival, and ‘Best Feature’, ‘Best Comedy Director’, ‘Best Actor – Josh Lawson’ and ‘Best Supporting Actress – Nadine Garner’ at The 2011 NYC International Film Festival. The film has also been selected to screen at the upcoming Independent Film Quarterly Film Festival in New York, The Bahamas International Film Festival and the 2011 Anchorage International Film Festival.