Steel to Co-Host HollyShorts Opening
This year’s HollyShorts Film Festival opening night will be co-hosted by on-air personality Carly Steel (EPIX, TV Guide Network) with EXTRA’s Ben Lyons, scheduled to take place on Thursday August 9th at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre (6925 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90028) in Hollywood.
Steel continues to make a name for herself as one of the top television correspondents of her generation, hosting red carpet coverage and breaking news for EPIX, TV Guide Network, Dick Clark Productions, and also as contributor to Good Morning America and KTLA Morning News.
“I’m honored to be part of this prestigious film festival, and I’m very much looking forward to helping to showcase the work of these incredibly innovative and talented filmmakers. This is the new guard, the auteurs of the future, and it’s thrilling to be part of their break out moment at HollyShorts, which is such an amazing platform for them to make an impact on the film community. This year, hosting the opening night celebrations at the world-renowned Grauman’s Chinese Theatre is especially exciting, as it infuses the evening with a potent blend of old and new Hollywood.”
Carly’s movie coverage, commentary and celebrity interviews can be seen on EPIX and EPIXHD.COM as well as on TV Guide Network. Carly covers Film Festivals, Awards shows, and Movie Premieres around the world, in addition to hosting and presenting at major awards shows such as The Prism Awards and Young Hollywood Awards. Her acting work includes roles in the feature film Unstoppable, opposite Denzel Washington, the CW’s hidden camera series H8R, and CBS’s The Bold and The Beautiful.
For more info on the HollyShorts Film Festival visit their webpage.