Friday, May 21, 2010

Barbizon of Akron Alum Haley Bennett Recognized at Cannes Film Festival

Barbizon of Akron Alum Haley Bennett, is being recognized for her amazing work in the sci-fi thriller "KABOOM", where she scored a LEAD role playing the character Stella. The film was featured at The Cannes Film Festival in France!! OH LA LA! For those of you that are not familiar with this major event, it is the oldest and most prestigious of all the film festivals!!

Haley is currently rubbing elbows with ALL of the big movie stars, not to mention, the entire cast received a standing ovation for the film! That's pretty impressive! Check out Festival de Cannes website to see beautiful shots of Haley, not to mention all the other exciting events taking place there!!

Some of Haley's credits to date are: "Music & Lyrics", "Marley & Me", "The Haunting of Molly Hartley", "College", "The Hole" & "Arcadia Lost". She's definitely on her way to becoming a household name!!