The award, launched in 2006, honors Sunshine State pioneers in the film, television and production industry.
2010 marks the five-year milestone for the award. Previous honorees include Ricou Browning Sr., who played the Creature from the Black Lagoon in the eponymous franchise’s Florida scenes, Body Heat cinematographer Mike McGowan, Sr., and longtime Director's Guild of America and Florida Governor's Office of Film and Entertainment board member Michelle Marx.
Nominations may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. To nominate, please email candidate's name, contact info, brief bio and include a few reasons about why the individual should be considered.
Jacksonville will be hosting the Legends Award ceremony in June. We will post information on the event as soon as logistics are confirmed.