The announcement was made by HFPA president Dr. Aida Takla-O’Reilly (right) at the HFPA/InStyle Young Hollywood Party at Cecconi’s in West Hollywood. “She is a talented and beautiful young woman,” said Dr. O’Reilly. “We’re excited to have her as part of this year’s show.”
Rainey, 21, who recently appeared in the movie Mighty Fine and is writing songs and working on her first album, is the daughter of actress Andie McDowell.
While studying at Belmont University Rainey performed in Thoroughly Modern Millie and Swing! and went on to study at RADA where she appeared in Two Gentleman of Verona.
Miss Golden Globe is traditionally the child of a celebrity and assists during the Golden Globes awards ceremony, which this year will be held on January 15.
Pictures: Theo Kingma
|9th December 2011,|