Nancy Olson Livingston, author of “A Front Row Seat”, honored at Cinecon 59 Classic Film Festival

Old Town Music Hall, 140 Richmond St, El Segundo, CA 90245

Actress Nancy Olson Livingston—known for her Oscar-nominated performance as Betty Schaefer in Sunset Boulevard (1950) and starring roles in such films as Pollyanna (1960) and The Absent-Minded Professor (1961)—will receive the 2023 Cinecon Legacy Award.

The award, which honors individuals who have contributed their talents to the films of the golden age, will be presented at the Cinecon 59 Film Festival Sunday, September 3 at 5 pm PST. The program will consist of a screening of Livingston’s film Submarine Command followed by a lecture and book signing to promote Livingston’s new memoir A Front Row Seat: An Intimate Look at Broadway, Hollywood, and the Age of Glamour.

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