Outstanding Performance in a Television Series Awards go to: Morena Bacarrin, Lana Parrilla, and Gina Torres
This year’s Impact Awards will honor onscreen talents Mario Lopez, Morena Baccarin, Lana Parrilla and Gina Torres.
This year NHMC is honoring the following actresses with the NHMC Outstanding Performance in a Television Series Award:
Lana Parrilla for her role as the Evil Queen / Mayor Regina Mills in ABC’s Once Upon a Time. Parrilla’s performance as the alluring villain of parallel worlds, a mythical fairytale land and the modern fictional town of Storybrooke, Maine, has garnered her numerous accolades including TV Guide Magazine’s “Fan Favorite Villain.”
Seasoned television and film actress Gina Torres will be honored for her role as Jessica Pearson, managing partner of Pearson Harden law firm, on USA’s Suits. Most notably known in the world of sci-fi, Torres has TV credits ranging from her
role as the Russo-Cuban assassin Anna Espinsoa, on Alias, to the shotgun-toting mercenary Zoe Washburn, on Firefly, and the soul-eating Jasmin onAngel. Her film credits include The Matrix Reloadedand Matrix Revolutions opposite husband Laurence Fishbourne and Keanu Reeves.