Laura Ziskin will receive the Producers Guild Of America’s (PGA) 2011 Visionary Award at the 22nd Annual Producers Guild Awards ceremony on January 22.
Ziskin’s credits include the Spider-Man franchise, Pretty Woman, As Good As It Gets and No Way Out.
“Laura Ziskin is not only an exceptionally talented producer but also an avid humanitarian with an inspirational drive to make a difference in the fight against cancer,” Paula Wagner, chair of the 2011 Producers Guild Awards, said.
“Through the Stand Up To Cancer initiative, Laura has played a pivotal role in raising funds, awareness and support for continued research to find a cure. We are proud to recognise her for her many strides and exceptional success to encourage hope and change.”