Golden Icon Awards Announced by Travolta Family Entertainment

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Travolta Family Entertainment ™ announces its GOLDEN ICON Awards for top achievements in Entertainment, Fashion, and Leisure.

NEW YORK March 3, 2005 – Travolta Family Entertainment ™ announces its GOLDEN ICON Awards for top achievements in Entertainment, Fashion, and Leisure. Falling between the GRAMMY Awards and the ACADEMY AWARDS (OSCARS), like its complementary bookends the Golden Icon Awards celebrate the prior years’ best introductions and performances.

In certain categories, Silver Icon winners are named when the competition was that steep that special mention is warranted. Not all categories have Silver Icon winners, and there may be more than one Silver Icon Award given in a single category. Only one Golden Icon Award is given in any one category.

Highlights of the winning achievements for the year ending December 31, 2005 is available for republication include:

Best Dramatic Film: A History of Violence
Best Action Film: Unleashed
Best Comedic Film: Wedding Crashers
Best Musical Film: RENT
Best Family Film: Sky High
Best Actor in a Film Performance: Heath Ledger, Brokeback Mountain
Best Actress in a Film Performance: Taraji P. Henson, Hustle and Flow

Best New Television Drama: Prison Break (Fox)
Best Continuing Television Drama: Everwood (WB)
Best New Television Comedy: My Name is Earl
Best Continuing Comedy: Two and a Half Men

Best Rock Song: “Beverly Hills,” Weezer
Best Country Song: “All Jacked Up,” Gretchen Wilson
Best Hip Hop Song: “Ridin,” Chamillionaire
Best Concert, Large Venue: Bon Jovi
Best Concert, Small Venue: Rick Springfield

Best Sedan: BMW 5 Seris 545i Sedan
Best Coupe: Ford Mustang GT Premium Coupe
Best Truck: Dodge Ram SRT-10 Quad Cab 4X2
Best SUV: Chrysler PT Cruiser

Role Model in Public Office: Barack Obama, U.S. Senator
Professional Athlete Role Model: Chris Duhon, Chicago Bulls
Young People’s Role Model: Raven-Symone
Television Personality Role Model: Kenny Smith, TNT

Best Pizza: Pat’s Pizza, Greyslake,IL
Best Burger: Sidetrack Bar and Grill, Ypsilanti, MI
Best Steak: Vic & Anthony’s, Houston, TX
Best Italian Restaurant: Osteria del Circo, New York
Best Sandwich: Sam’s Hof Brau, Portland, OR

Best Domestic Beer: Coors Light
Best Specialty Beer: Oregon Raspberry Wheat

Best Men’s Designer Suit: Brioni
Best Designer Dress: Mandalay
Best Men’s Casual Shoe: Converse Chuck Taylor All Stars
Best Women’s Casual Shoe: Donald J. Pilner
Best Athletic Shoe: Air Jordan Melo
Best Men’s Casual Pants: Levi’s 501
Best Women’s Casual Pants: Blue Cult

Best Men’s Fragrance: BVLGARI BLV
Best Women’s Fragrance: POISON by Christian Dior

Best Vacation Attraction: Universal Studios Florida
Best Domestic Airline Service: Southwest
Best International Airline: Qantas

Best Hotel: Las Vegas Palms
Best Night Spot: Joe’s Bar, Chicago

a complete listing of winners has been posted at: