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Amy Adams To Be Honored By Santa Barbara Film Festival

December 11th, 2012 11:03am EST

Amy Adams Amy Adams is to be honored with the coveted Cinema Vanguard Award at the upcoming Santa Barbara International Film Festival (SBIFF) in California.

The three-time Oscar nominee will accept the prestigious prize at a special ceremony on January 31st.

The trophy, which has previously been given to Nicole Kidman, Vera Farmiga, Christoph Waltz and Peter Sarsgaard, recognizes stars who take artistic risks and make a significant contribution to film.

SBIFF executive director Roger Durling says, "Adams is one of the gutsiest and most gifted actors working today. She embodies what the Cinema Vanguard Award is all about, and, after her performance in The Master, the time has come to recognize her talent and versatility."

The 28th annual festival runs from January 24th to February 3rd.

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