In preparation for Giffoni 2017:
The actress will receive the Giffoni Experience Award
Amy Adams is set to visit the 47th edition of the Giffoni Film Festival (July 14 – 22, 2017). One of the most celebrated actresses of her generation, Ms. Adams is a five-time Academy Award nominee and two-time Golden Globe winner. She will be honored with the Giffoni Experience Award on July 15th in Giffoni Valle Piana, Italy, where she will meet with the biggest and most colorful jury of youth in the world to discuss her incredible career.
Adams has been nominated for 5 Academy Awards for her work in Junebug (2005), Doubt (2008), The Fighter (2010), The Master (2012) and American Hustle (2013). She recently starred in Denis Villenueve’s Arrival(2016), and received Critics’ Choice, Screen Actors Guild and Golden Globes awards nominations on behalf of her role in the film as well as a “Best Actress” award by the National Board of Review. Adams won two consecutive Golden Globe awards for “Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy” for her roles in Tim Burton’s Big Eyes (2014) and David O. Russell’s American Hustle (2013).
Ms. Adams’s additional feature film credits include: Nocturnal Animals (2016), Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016), Her (2013), On the Road (2012), Trouble with the Curve (2012), The Muppets (2011), Leap Year (2010), Julie and Julia (2009), Sunshine Cleaning (2008), Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (2008), Charlie Wilson’s War (2007), Enchanted (2007) and Catch Me If You Can (2002).
She will next appear in the upcoming HBO series Sharp Objects, which she also produced, based on the New York Times bestselling novel by Gillian Flynn and directed by Jean-Marc Vallée. Ms. Adams will also reprise her role as Lois Lane in the upcoming DC Extended Universe feature Justice League directed by Zack Snyder.