Charlize Theron To Receive CinemaCon's Decade Of Achievement Award
Posted on Fri Mar 30, 2012 10:34 AM PDT

theronnyc091609_04_200.jpg LOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Charlize Theron will be honored with the Distinguished Decade of Achievement in Film Award at CinemaCon in Las Vegas next month.

The actress, who earned a Golden Globe nomination for her role in Young Adult, will star opposite Kristen Stewart in this summer's Snow White and the Huntsman. Theron will play the evil queen in Universal's remake of the classic fairy tale.

"Over the past decade, Charlize Theron has proven that as an actor, she can do it all. Whether her role be comedic or dramatic, she never ceases to entertain audiences with her unique ability to capture the essence of any character," CinemaCon general manager Mitch Neuhauser said in a statement.

CinemaCon is hosted by the National Association of Theater Owners and will take place at Caesars Palace from April 23-26.