Samuel L Jackson oscar

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences announced today that early next year, Honorary Oscars will be presented to actors Samuel L. Jackson (Pulp Fiction), Liv Ullmann (Cries & Whispers), and writer/director/actor Elaine May (A New Leaf). These honorary awards are intended “to honor extraordinary distinction in lifetime achievement, exceptional contributions to the state of motion picture arts and sciences, or for outstanding service to the Academy.”

Plus, the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award will be presented to Danny Glover (Lethal Weapon). This prize is given every year “to an individual in the motion picture arts and sciences whose humanitarian efforts have brought credit to the industry.” Read More »