Excellence in Acting Award for Jon Hamm

Excellence in Acting Award for Jon Hamm

Hamm’s upcoming film, Walt Disney Pictures’ Million Dollar Arm, premieres at CinemaCon before its release on May 16.



By (Reuters)

Published: Thu 20 Mar 2014, 6:20 PM

Last updated: Fri 3 Apr 2015, 5:45 PM

MAD MEN STAR Jon Hamm will receive the CinemaCon Award of Excellence in Acting at CinemaCon 2014. Hamm will be presented the award during the Walt Disney Studios presentation on March 26.

“Between his starring role in the dramatic hit series Mad Men, and his on-screen performances in such films as The Town, Friends with Kids and Bridesmaids,” said CinemaCon’s Managing Director Mitch Neuhauser, “Jon Hamm has become one of our most versatile actors today... CinemaCon could not have picked a more talented actor to receive this year’s ‘Award of Excellence in Acting.’”

Hamm’s upcoming film, Walt Disney Pictures’ Million Dollar Arm, premieres at CinemaCon before its release on May 16. Hamm stars as a sports agent who tries to resurrect his career by turning gifted cricket players from India into major league baseball pitching prospects.


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