EMA to Award Rising Male Star to Cam Gigandet29 Apr, 2008 By: Billy Gil
The Entertainment Merchants Association (EMA) will name Cam Gigandet, star of Summit Entertainment's Never Back Down, the Rising Male Star of the Year at EMA's Home Entertainment Awards ceremony. The ceremony will be held June 24, during EMA's Home Media Expo, taking place June 24-26 at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas.
“It is rewarding to witness a bright young actor emerge and achieve so much in this industry,” said EMA president Bo Andersen. “Cam Gigandet has only begun to illustrate the breadth of his talent, and we have no doubt this young man is on the brink of success.”
Gigandet has previously starred in such films as Who's Your Caddy and has had roles in TV shows “The O.C.” and “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.” Upcoming films starring Gigandet include horror film Unborn, from Rogue Pictures, and the adaptation of Stephenie Meyers' teen novel Twilight, from Summit Entertainment.