IFFI 2023: Michael Douglas To Receive Satyajit Ray Lifetime Achievement Award
IFFI 2023: Michael Douglas To Receive Satyajit Ray Lifetime Achievement Award. I’m honoured to receive the Satyajit Ray Excellence in Film Lifetime Award at the International Indian Film Festival in Goa,” said Michael Douglas
New Delhi: Prestigious Hollywood star Michael Douglas will be respected with the Satyajit Beam Lifetime Accomplishment Grant at the Worldwide Film Celebration of India in Goa, Association serve Anurag Thakur declared on Friday. Thakur shared the news in a post on microblogging website X, saying that the entertainer will likewise go to the 54th release of the celebration alongside spouse Catherine Zeta-Jones and child Dylan. The film celebration will be held from November 20 to 28.
“I’m really glad to declare that Michael Douglas, the recognized Hollywood Entertainer and Maker, will be respected with the esteemed Satyajit Beam Greatness in Film Lifetime Grant at the 54th Global Film Celebration Goa,” Thakur composed.
“His profound love for our nation is notable, and we anticipate welcome him, Catherine Zeta-Jones and their child, to the most noticeable Film Celebration in South Asia to exhibit our rich artistic culture and exceptional practices at #IFFI54!! A sincere greeting to Bharat and @IFFIGoa,” he added.
Douglas later imparted a message to his fans in India about his forthcoming excursion to IFFI.
“Hi India, it’s Michael Douglas here and I’m coming your direction. I’m regarded to get the Satyajit Beam Greatness in Film Lifetime Grant at the Worldwide Indian Film Celebration in Goa. So Catherine and I will be coming there. We’re likewise going to respect our dear companion Shailendra Singh and his 25th year commemoration in the film business. So I’m anticipating seeing you in November. You have a brilliant day,” the entertainer said in a video message posted by NFDC India on X.
In his profession of more than fifty years, Douglas, 79, has featured in a few widely praised and blockbuster films like Money Road, Deadly Fascination, The Conflict of the Roses, Fundamental Impulse, Tumbling Down, The American President, Traffic and Behind the Candelabra.
Douglas, child of Hollywood symbol Kirk Douglas, had won an Oscar for his 1975 creation One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Home and afterward packed away the best entertainer prize for Money Road.
As per an official statement, Douglas and Zeta Jones will likewise be partaking in an exceptional ‘In Discussion’ meeting facilitated by Singh.
The Satyajit Beam Lifetime Accomplishment Grant, organized in the IFFI in 1999, is introduced to people whose remarkable commitments have fundamentally improved and raised the universe of film. Past beneficiaries incorporate Bernardo Bertolucci, Carlos Saura, Martin Scorsese, Dilip Kumar, Krzysztof Zanussi and Wong Kar-wai.
In May this year, the Hollywood veteran had visited the India Structure at the Cannes Film Celebration where he was congratulated and welcome to the IFFI.