April 9 - RON HOWARD, PRESENTED BY THE DISTINGUISHED SPEAKER SERIES
Academy Award-winning filmmaker Ron Howard is one of film and television's most enduring legends, with more than 50 years in the entertainment industry as producer, director, writer and star of some of the seminal works of his generation. As partner in Imagine Films Entertainment, he has led the company's creative team to such box office hits as "The Da Vinci Code," "How the Grinch Stole Christmas," "Parenthood" and "Cocoon." Howard has also earned multiple awards for such prestigious motion pictures as "Frost/Nixon," "Cinderella Man," "A Beautiful Mind" and "Apollo 13." The event is part of the 2013-2014 Distinguished Speaker Series of Southern California.
8 p.m., Admission by subscription only
Pasadena Civic Auditorium, 300 E. Green Street