TheÂ Actors FundÂ is back this December for theÂ 2016 Looking Ahead AwardsÂ and will be honoring some very well-known actors in Hollywood.
The event will honorÂ Jordana Brewster, Lance Bass, Paul Peterson,Â and the young stars of ABC’sÂ black-ishÂ during the ceremony.
Brewster will receiveÂ The Looking Ahead Award for Education,Â which honors a former young performer who has made education a priority in their life;Â BassÂ will receive The Looking Ahead Award for Community Service,Â which honors a former young performer who exemplifies giving back to the community; Peterson will receiveÂ The Shirley Temple Award,Â which honors an early pioneer for their legacy in paving the way for other young performers; the cast of ABC’sÂ black-ishÂ will receive the Elizabeth Taylor Award for Social Awareness, whichÂ honors a current young performer (or cast) who is raising awareness about an important societal issue through a current role.
In addition,Â Wilmer ValderramaÂ will be making a special appearance to present the Judy and Hilary Swank Award for Parenting to his parentsÂ Sobeida ValderramaÂ and Balbino A. Valderrama.
Hosted byÂ Fred SavageÂ andÂ Ashley Argota,Â the third annual gala will raise awareness and financial support forÂ The Actors Find’s Looking Ahead ProgramÂ while shining the spotlight on performers who inspire the world by living the program’s five core values: education, community service, mentorship, social awareness, and healthy parenting.
The event will take place on Tuesday, December 6th @ 6PM PT at the Taglyan Complex in Hollywood. Tickets are available for purchase atÂ www.actorsfund.org/LookingAheadAwards.