Los Angeles Times
May 11, 2002

'Blow' and Demme Get Prism Honors

"Blow," starring Johnny Depp and Penelope Cruz, received this year's Prism Award for best feature film - an honor given to projects that accurately depict drug, alcohol and tobacco use in TV, movies, music and comic books.

At the ceremonies Wednesday Night, Cruz presented a special tribute to the film's director, Ted Demme, who died Jan. 13 in Santa Monica.

Other winners of the ninth annual awards included ABC's "My Wife and Kids" and "All My Children," Lifetime's "The Division," NBC's "Third Watch" and ABC's "Life With Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows."