“Hunger Games” Screenwriter Billy Ray to Give Keynote Address at Academy Nicholl Fellowship Ceremony
Ray, who co-wrote this summer’s “The Hunger Games,” also wrote and directed “Breach” (2007) and “Shattered Glass” (2003). He is the writer of “Captain Phillips,” starring Tom Hanks, which is scheduled for release in 2013.
The Academy annually awards up to five Nicholl fellowships of $35,000 each. This year’s recipients are: