September 21, 2020

Jake Gyllenhaal & Lady Gaga Join Presenters For HFPA Grants Banquet

Jake Gyllenhaal and Lady Gaga are the second round of presenters announced by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) for the organization’s annual Grants Banquet Dinner, taking place at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, California on August 13th.

The duo will join previously announced presenters Allison Janney, America Ferrera, Andrew Garfield, Benicio Del Toro, Brie Larson, Bryan Cranston, Dakota Johnson, Elizabeth Banks, Ellen Page, Halle Berry, Ice Cube, Jamie Lee Curtis, Jane Fonda, Jason Isaacs, Joe Manganiello, Jon Hamm, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Oscar Isaac, Randall Park, Saoirse Ronan, Sarah Silverman, Sharon Stone, Sophia Bush, Topher Grace and Ty Burrell.

The HFPA will grant more than $2 million in funds to non-profit entertainment-related organizations and scholarship programs, topping last year’s contributions of more than $1.9 million. Thus far, the HFPA has donated more than $23.9 million in grants, handed out over 1,000 scholarships and restored more than 90 films. Contributions made by the HFPA will aid a wide range of projects, including the preservation of films, higher education, training and mentoring and the promotion of cultural exchange through cinema.