Actor and Producer
Billy Zane is best known for starring in some of the highest-grossing films of all time, as well as some of the most watched cult television experiences ever. Titanic, Twin Peaks and The Back To The Future Franchise, are among the over 120 titles to his credit. On stage, Zane has appeared on Broadway at The Shubert Theater, in The London West End at The Royal Haymarket Theater and Chicago’s Lyric Opera. An accomplished painter and photographer, he has had exhibitions at Art Basel Miami, in London, Los Angles, Budapest and Milan in May.
Billy is also the co-founder and Chairman of the Convergence Lab, a media tech research lab in partnership with Caltech and Art Center in Pasadena CA.
An active member of the Greek communities in Chicago and Los Angeles, it’s his frequent trips back to Sparta where his family is from, that he draws his greatest inspiration for the arts and humanities.
When and Where
This year's Awards Gala will take place at 6 PM at Omni Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles, located at 251 South Olive Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Master of Ceremonies: Commissioner Demetrios Boutris
Demetri Boutris has served in California as the Commissioner of the Department of Corporations and as Legal Affairs Secretary & Counsel to the Governor, and in Washington, DC as a US trade official in the White House. He is delighted to be back in his home Greek Community in Los Angeles to again serve as Master of Ceremonies for the American Hellenic Council's prestigious awards gala dinner and extends his deep thanks and admiration to the Council for its decades of leadership and dedication on national and international issues.
To learn more about Demetrios Boutris, please visit the American Hellenic Council's official website.
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American Hellenic Council
3916 Sepulveda Blvd #107
Culver City, CA 90230