Thursday, November 5, 2009

Liquor Group Holds Reception for Michael Hausman

Jacksonville, FL – Liquor Group Florida is proud to present a Night with Multi-Academy Award Winner Michael Hausman this Saturday Evening. This VIP reception is the precursor to the presentation of Hausman’s lifetime achievement award.

Michael Hausman has made his career in film production for nearly four decades, with service as director, producer or executive producer of the feature movies: Hair, Ragtime, Amadeus (which won 8 Academy Awards, including Best Picture), Valmont, The People vs. Larry Flynt, Sydney Pollack’s - The Firm, Martin Scorsese’s Gangs of New York, All the King’s Men, Ang Lee’s Brokeback Mountain, Man on the Moon, Goya’s Ghosts, Places in the Heart (won 2 Academy Awards), Nobody’s Fool, and Twilight.
Housmans' television credits include: House of Games, Things Change and Homicide. His many features as producer also include Elaine May’s Mikey and Nicky; Robert M. Young’s Rich Kids and The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez; Richard Pearce’s Heartland, No Mercy, and A Family Thing; Mike Nichols’ Silkwood; Eugene Corr’s Desert Bloom; and Jay Roach’s telefilm Recount, for which Mr. Hausman received the Emmy Award in the Outstanding Made for Television Movie category.

Products featured at the event include the new and exciting Whipped Lightning, Columbus Anejo Rum and Fat Ass Tequila as well as known brands such as Surreal Vodka, Old St. Andrews Whisky & Ocean Vodka. Happy Vodka, Black Forrest Devil, Party A Go-Go and Primo Vodka round out the spirits “guest list”.