On October 5, 2008, custom Bennett Awards were presented to a remarkable group of honorees at the 2008 Women in Hollywood Awards event. The gala presentation was held in Los Angeles at the Four Seasons Hotel. The Women in Hollywood Awards honor women for their significant contributions to, and accomplishments in, the motion picture industry. The recipients of the 2008 Women in Hollywood Awards included actresses Nicole Kidman, Jane Fonda, Halle Berry, Sigourney Weaver, Salma Hayak, Anne Hathaway, and Isla Fisher, as well as director Catherine Hardwick.
This star-studded tribute was the 15th annual Women in Hollywood event. Custom Bennett Awards were also used for the 2007 Women in Hollywood Awards, and the award recipients included actresses Lauren Bacall, Scarlett Johansson, Kate Beckworth, Amy Adams, Jennifer Connelly, and Diane Lane, as well as director Julie Taymor.