Daniel Dae Kim will be presented with BMW’s Ultimate Drive award, alongside his Hawaii Five-O co-star Grace Park at the 16th Annual Unforgettable Gala this year. The award is given to “those who exemplify the devotion and the spirit of “The Ultimate Drive” in their careers. Both actor recently left Hawaii Five-O after a dispute over equal pay with their white co-stars.
Alvin Ing, who appeared in an episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., will also be in attendance performing with the East West Players who will be presenting highlights of their 50 year back catalogue of theater.
The 16th Annual Unforgettable Gala is a celebration of Asian American trailblazers in the entertainment industry, the dinner and award presentations will be held 9 December 2017 at The Beverley Hilton, Los Angeles. Head to unforgettablegala.com for more information.