This is how connected Parker Posey is to the Sundance Film Festival: When "The Simpsons" spoofed the festival in a 2008 episode, a banner over Park City's Main Street read "Sundance: Where Parker Posey meets parka'd posers."
That reputation will be cemented even further this year. Not only is Posey appearing in the Premieres title "Price Check," but today festival organizers announced she will host this year's Awards Ceremony on Jan. 28.
Including "Price Check," Posey has appeared in 15 Sundance films - including "The House of Yes" (1997), for which she won a special jury prize for her performance, and the 2002 Grand Jury Prize winner "Personal Velocity."
|1.||Paul Rolly: Blogger fired from language school over ‘homophonia’|
|2.||TV preview: ‘Hell on Wheels’ mocks Mormons|
|3.||Movie review: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ breaks the Marvel mold|
|4.||Utah Jazz have plenty of cap space, decisions ahead|
|5.||Sean P. Means: In battle of comic cons, Salt Lake is already winning|
|6.||Take off your clothes to make it in reality TV|
|7.||Richard Linklater on making ‘Boyhood,’ a year at a time|
|8.||Tennis: China’s Li Na pulls out of U.S. Open because of knee|
|9.||Work begins on final office building at Lehi’s tech hub|
|10.||Utah Jazz: Michigan man sues Burke, Shaq for defamation|