Darren Star to be honored by UCLA

By Advocate.com Editors

Originally published on Advocate.com June 05 2003 11:00 PM ET

Openly gay TV mogul Darren Star (Sex and the City, Beverly Hills 90210) will receive the Distinguished Achievement Award in Screenwriting during the University of California, Los Angeles's School of Theater, Film, and Television Festival, says Variety. He will be honored Monday, June 9, at the school's Screenwriting Showcase, an awards event that will also spotlight the works of five graduate screenwriting students. The sixth and final season of Sex and the City premieres on HBO June 22.