Past Recipients include William Fichtner, Tom Sizemore and Evander Holyfield
Michael Madsen ("Reservoir Dogs," "Kill Bill Volumes 1 & 2") and Larry Bishop, son of Joey Bishop (The Rat Pack) and actor in films such as "Underworld," "Kill Bill 2" and "Hell Ride," will both be present at the BNFF Events April 10-14.
A special premiere of "Hell Ride" will be shown at 1:45 p.m. on April 14 at The Adam's Mark Hotel, with both Bishop and Madsen in attendance for a Q-and-A, autograph session and picture opportunities.
The BNFF will induct Madsen and Bishop into the BNFF Walk Of Fame immediately following the premiere of "Hell Ride" (the ceremony is set to start at 3:30 p.m.).
Also, anyone associated with the 1984 feature film "The Natural," which was filmed in Buffalo, is encouraged to show up at this year's events with their pictures, memorabilia, clothing, etc., and share their stories. The BNFF will have production staff on location at the festival events from to interview them for the upcoming "The Natural" documentary, which is currently filming for a scheduled premiere and 30-year reunion in 2014.
For more information, visit www.thebnff.com.