Variety has named Scott Haze one of the 10 actors to watch rise for 2013. This is a prestigious annual list presented by the Variety is highly regarded and closely watched by the filmmaking community and has previously featured many Academy Award and Golden Globe winner.
This years list which, which is being presented at the Hamptons International Film Festival, includes, Place Beyond The Pines star Dane Dehane, star Fruitvale Station‘s Michael B. Jordan and 12 Years A Slave actor Lupita Nyongo among many esteemed others, focuses on actors who have had large success on this years festival circuit. Scott’s films have featured in many major film festival this year including The Cannes Film Festival for As I Lay Dying and The Venice Film Festival, Toronto International, New York Film Festival and Austin Film Festival for Child Of God.
Scott Haze, who took to Facebook to thank Variety, wrote:
“Variety – Thank you! I am so humbled and honored!!!
<< Variety has selected its 10 Actors to Watch list, unveiling a diverse group of thesps whom the publication’s editors believe to be on the brink of big things. Profiles of the actors will appear in print on Oct. 8, followed by special in-person recognition at the Hamptons Intl. Film Festival the following weekend.Since its inception 15 years ago, VARIETY’S “10 Actors to Watch” program has become a key showcase celebrating the finest acting talents from all corners of the globe. Past talented have been spotlighted include Adrien Brody, Melissa Leo, Andrew Garfield, Christoph Waltz, Jennifer Lawrence and Octavia Spencer.The Hamptons International Film Festival is a host and co-sponsor of this year’s celebration of exciting new acting talent during this year’s Festival taking place October 10th – 14th, which has shined a light on up and coming actors for the last 13 years such as Jessica Chastain, Emily Blunt, Alexander Skarsgard, Rooney Mara, and many others. >>”
Check out the full profile on Scott here.