2018 Jury President Reveal

The Beverly Hills Film Festival is more than proud for this spectacular reveal: ARE YOU READY?

Accepting the honorable title of the Beverly Hills Film Festival Jury President is not an easy task. It is for this reason that the Beverly Hills Film Festival enthusiastically announces that the renowned director, producer, and father of MMA, Frederico Lapenda , will act as the 2018 President of the Grand Jury.

As the executive producer, Lapenda‘s recent film starred Nicolas Cage, Tom Sizemore, Thomas Jane, Matt Lanter, and James Remar.Lapenda, titled USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage  . He was also one of the expert panel members during the 2016 Beverly Hills Film Festival, sharing his experience as an entrepreneur in the film industry while connecting his filmic vision to that of his extensive repertoire of knowledge as the only individual who is responsible for the globalization of MMA, producing more than 100 fights in 15 countries.

What drove Frederico to Hollywood was the challenge that was not just for anyone. Though he overcame the challenge, he preserved the initial premonition he had for the arts. Read the Beverly Hills Film Festival’s exclusive interview with Frederico Lapenda RIGHT HERE.

The 2018 Jury President Reveal

The Beverly Hills Film Festival is known for selecting the most influential jury members each and every year, focusing on showcasing the visionary minds of some of the rarest sources of talent and power in the entertainment industry. Stay tuned for the reveal of the rest of the 2018 Grand Jury members.