Hollywood Stuntwomen to Light Up the Sheraton, Executive Producer, veteran stunt performer, and Diamond in the RAW non-profit founder, La Faye Baker, in conjunction with Executive Producer – Wendy Wheaton of Tinseltown Productions present the 11th Annual Action Icon Awards. The Awards will be held Sunday, October 16, 2022, from 11 am – 3 pm, at the Sheraton Universal Hotel in Universal City, CA.
Hollywood Stuntwomen to Light Up the Sheraton Hotel WOMEN EMPOWERMENT & DIVERSITY! The 11th Annual Action Icon Stunt Awards. For Tickets Click Here
These two trailblazing women have teamed up and will honor Action Oriented Actresses, Unsung Sheroes, and Stuntwomen in film & Television. These extraordinary and courageous women are behind the scenes, breaking barriers in Hollywood and around the globe, creating noteworthy contributions in movies and television.
La Faye Baker, Executive Producer and Founder, who has performed stunts in over 130 movies says, “The ceremony honors entertainment professionals, women who dare to be different, and the unsung heroines behind the scenes – stuntwoman! In addition, the ceremony will put action-oriented women and the directors at the forefront, creating life-changing opportunities for women, especially those of color.”
Hollywood Stuntwomen to Light Up the Sheraton at the 11th annual Action Icon Awards will be Hosted by HBO’s Jesus Sepulveda and CBS Emmy Reporter Roqui Theus. This highly anticipated event attracts some of the hardest working women in Hollywood, along with A-list action-oriented celebrities, extreme sports enthusiasts, Olympic athletes, and other entertainment professionals.
Our 2022 Honorees include; actress Marisol Nichols as our (Action Icon “Actorvist Award”;) Showrunner Meg DeLoatch as (our “Action Icon Founders Award”;) Casting Director Sarah Finn is (our “Crystal Award” recipient;) actress Alexandra Grey will receive (our “Breaking Barrier’s Award”;) 12X Olympic Medalist in Bowling Gazmine ‘GG’ Mason will receive (the “Dare2BDifferent Award”;) and Tracy Dashnaw will be honored with (the Helen Gibson award,”) as she is a pioneer stuntwoman with over 30 years of experience.
Other categories include: Action Icon Film, Stuntwoman of the Year, Diamond in the RAW, GEM, Dynamic Duo, Jewel, and The Pink Diamond awards.
Finalists and honorees are selected by an esteemed group of entertainment professionals and stunt performers in the fields of entertainment.
Hollywood Executive Producer Wendy Wheaton says; “I am so delighted to work with La Faye Baker, who is the consummate professional in giving back not only to actresses in action roles for young girls, who aspire to work behind the scenes.”
Previous honorees and award attendees include Jamie Alexander, Maggie Q, Patricia Arquette, Zoe Bell, Ming-Na Wen, Angela Bassett, Holly Robinson Peete, Gabby Douglas, Amy Purdy, Shaun Robinson, Kevin Frazier, Garcelle Beauvais, Laila Ali, Jeannie Mai, Yancy Butler, Vivica A. Fox, Tanika Ray, Jason George, Kenny Mayne, and other powerful ‘Sheroes’ recognized by the Diamond in the RAW Foundation.
Hollywood Stuntwomen to Light Up the Sheraton