December 21, 2005 03:14:11 GMT
Huffman has been selected to get the breakthrough performance award at California's 17th Palm Springs Film Festival for her turn in "Transamerica"
The Palm Springs International Film Festival has on Saturday, Dec 17 named Felicity Huffman as the winner of its Breakthrough Performance Award thanks to her role in "Transamerica."
Huffman is set to get the honor during the 17th annual Palm Springs Film Festival, takes place at the Palm Springs (Calif.) Convention Center, Jan. 7 next year.
Several other actors also to be honored at the same event among others are Jake Gyllenhaal, Terrence Howard, Charlize Theron, Shirley MacLaine, David Cronenberg and Michael London.