London, (ANI): Actress Vanessa Hudgens is set to receive a top film
honour for her constantly impressive on screen performance. The
21-year-old star will be given the coveted ShoWest Female Star of
Tomorrow award at the annual cinema owners convention in Las Vegas
next month, reports the Daily Star. Hudgens delivered stirring
performances in the High School Musical franchise, and has
maintained the good going in her recent roles, including the
forthcoming flick Beastly.
Her Beastly co-star, Alex Pettyfer, has been selected for the
Male Star of Tomorrow, with ShoWest managing director Robert
Sunshine calling the duo "outstanding young talents". Katherine
Heigl has will be presented with the Female Star of the Year award
at the annual ceremony. The award will see Hudgens and Pettyfer
joining the league of other Star of Tomorrow recipients, which
includes the likes of Chris Pine, Shia LaBeouf, Hayden Christensen,
Brad Pitt and Johnny Depp.