Irish actress Sarah Bolger is receiving the Wilde Card award at the upcoming Oscar Wilde: Honoring the Irish in Film ceremony in Los Angeles on Thursday, February 24, 2011.
The 6th annual event is hosted by the US-Ireland Alliance and shines a spotlight on the Irish film industry and the achievements of Irish actors, writers and directors.
A star in the Irish/Canadian television series, The Tudors, Bolger is being recognized at the ceremony as a "rising star in the film industry," according to Trina Vargo, President of US-Ireland Alliance.
Also appearing at the Oscar Wilde night is actor Paul Rudd, who is receiving an "Honorary Irishman" award. Actor Donal Logue is the emcee for the evening.