Bridget Carpenter to Helm “Cagney and Lacey” Reboot!
CBS is bringing back the classic cop show “Cagney and Lacey”, which is executive produced and written by Bridget Carpenter (1997 Playwriting, 2017 Statue Award). The original Emmy-award winning series starred Tyne Daly and Sharon Gless as an iconic female…
February 2, 2018
Reinaldo M. Green Wins Highest Honors at Sundance!
Sundance wrapped up their film festival January 28 by announcing the winners for this year’s outstanding films. 2014 Princess Grace Award winner Reinaldo M. Green was awarded the most prestigious Special Jury Award for Outstanding First Feature Film…
January 31, 2018
BIG NEWS! 2017 Award Winner Reed Van Dyk Receives Oscar Nomination
Dekalb Elementary, a short film directed by Reed Van Dyk, has been nominated by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for Best Live Action Short Film. Reed received the 2017 Princess Grace Award in filmmaking and applied for his grant with scenes…
January 24, 2018
2018 Grant Applications Now Available!
Click below to read the press release Princess Grace Foundation-USA Announces 2018 Applications For Princess Grace Awards
January 23, 2018
Andrew Okpeaha MacLean to become a part of the nominating and voting body of the Oscars
In December 2017, Andrew Okpeaha MacLean, an Iñupiaq filmmaker and a 2004 Princess Grace Award winner, was invited to serve on the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences committee. The Native Sundance Institute alumni will join this prestigious committee…
January 3, 2018
David Hallberg Publishes Personal Memoir
From dancer to published author, Princess Grace Award winner David Hallberg is both talented and resilient. He recently released his first book, a personal memoir called A Body of Work: Dancing to the Edge and Back, which outlines the struggles he has faced…
November 15, 2017
2017 Princess Grace Awards Gala
On October 25th, we celebrated the 2017 Princess Grace Awards Gala at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, hosted by Kristin Davis. Held in the presence of Their Serene Highnesses The Prince and The Princess of Monaco, the Gala recognized filmmaker James Cameron…
October 27, 2017
James Cameron to receive Prince Rainier III Award & Announcing Stephen Hillenburg Animation Award!
We are so thankful to Stephen Hillenburg who has endowed a special scholarship this year for talented artists working in animation. The Stephen Hillenburg Animation Scholarship will be awarded annually to emerging animators in the film category. You can find…
September 13, 2017
BREAKING NEWS! Meet the 2017 Princess Grace Award Winners!
Photo credits from left to right: Yale School of Drama’s James Udom by Yaara Bar; The Washington Ballet’s Gian Carlo Perez by Dean Alexander; Hunter College’s Megan Rossman by Prisca Edwards Congratulations to the 2017 Princess Grace…
July 25, 2017
Don't Miss Award Winner Leslie Odom Jr. in Concert!
From Hamilton on Broadway to the big silver screen to touring across the country, Princess Grace Award winner Leslie Odom Jr. has become one of the most versatile and in-demand performers in show business today. On July 3 and 4, Leslie will headline the Boston…
June 27, 2017