Who: Chandra Wilson, left, and Melanie Lawson.
Where & what: At the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, where
Wilson was honored for her success in ABC's Grey's Anatomy at the 2006
Reel Stars of Texas Awards afternoon sponsored by the Houston chapter of
Women in Film & Television.
Misc.: As part of the onstage program, Channel 13 news anchor
Lawson and film director Rob McKinnon interviewed Wilson and her Grey's
Anatomy co-star Isaiah Washington, who was also honored.
Who: Phil Sowa, left, and Isaiah Washington.
Where & what: At the WIFT event at which Sowa, Park Plaza Hospital
and Medical Center CEO, welcomed 225 guests to the pre-awards champagne
reception sponsored by Park Plaza.
Misc.: In the crowd were Lura Lee Sowa, Park Plaza board members
Carol Vance and Ty Sponsel, plus Dr. Victoria Alexander, Dr. Mark McBath,
and Maria Todd. Focal point of the reception — a towering cake in the
shape of a hospital complete with Park Plaza logo, landscaping and
helipad, created by Who Made the Cake!