Atlanta, GA (PressExposure) November 30, 2012 -- A night of immaculate elegance, the Georgia Entertainment Gala will showcase the immense talent that Georgia has to offer. Emerge yourself in a black tie event featuring an awards ceremony honoring the excellence of Georgia's film industry professionals, live entertainment, and the world's most tantalizing cocktails and Hors D'oeuvres, and more. While this night is designed to peak all of your senses, it also is developed to advance an excellent cause. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Art program of Bethune Elementary.
Sarah Wayne Callies has made an indelible impression on television audiences by portraying strong, independent women in adverse circumstances. Callies has most recently starred as 'Lori Grimes' in the highly acclaimed AMC series "The Walking Dead," about a group of survivors navigating a post-apocalyptic world.
Her character is the emotional center of the story as she seeks to protect her family. "The Walking Dead" premiered in October 2010 and garnered the largest number of viewers for any series premiere that year. Additionally, the show was nominated for a Golden Globe Award in 2011 for Best Television Series - Drama. Callies is also known for her role in the hit Fox television drama "Prison Break," as 'Dr. Sara Tancredi,' a prison doctor and the love interest of the protagonist and prisoner, 'Michael Scofield,' played by Wentworth Miller. The show aired four seasons and in 2006, won a People's Choice Award for Favorite New Television Drama and that same year was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Dramatic Television Series. Callies' contribution to the entertainment industry goes on and on with an extensive list of accomplishments thus making her the ideal choice to host the first annual celebration of entertainment in Georgia [http://gaentertainmentgala.eventfast.com/].
WHO: Autumn Bailey Entertainment, LLC; Get Connected & SEMAJ Consulting
WHEN: Sunday, January 13, 2013
WHERE: Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA
SPONSORS & SUPPORTERS: Georgia World Congress Center - Grey Goose Cherry Noir - Microsoft - Wilson Brothers Technologies- Sprint - All About Props - Georgia Music Industry Association - Nationwide Insurance | The Ralph - Baker Agency - Exposure Index Media Group - EcoEvent Logistics - Studio 11 Films - Infinite Designs -Doobious - Southern Hollywood - Sunrise Media - Digitainment Georgia - Sandrock Entertianment -The Savvy Group -Eric Anthony Productions - SAG & AFTRA - Production Accounting & Crew - Services International - FilmAtlanta - Women in Film Atlanta - Georgia Film School - Georgia Film & - TV Industries Professionals - Urban Media Makers.