On 26 February 2016, on the occasion of the 41st ceremony broadcast from the Théâtre du Châtelet, the American actor will receive for a new statue to reward his entire career.
The Academy of Arts and Film Technologies has announced what personality was selected to receive the Honorary César: it is Michael Douglas. This Grail, which rewards the entire career of the actor, will be presented at the 41st César ceremony which will be held February 26, 2016, on stage at the Théâtre du Châtelet.
L the institution justified his choice: “the unique path in American cinema makes him an absolute star, became a legend in his lifetime.” It also recalls that the actor is not his first award in his career: “The career of this great artist is full of multiple awards, and one of them the Oscar for Best Actor in 1988 for the role of Gordon Gekko Wall Street Oliver Stone.
l manages to embody an impressive variety of characters, from Robert Wakefiel, Judge of the Supreme Court of Traffic Steven Soderbergh, to a famous star of music hall, Liberace, Behind the Candelabra , via Nick Curran, Detective heavy Basic Instinct liabilities of Paul Verhoeven. “Michael Douglas succeeds Sean Penn honored last year. This is the second time that the Academy pays tribute to him with an Honorary César. He had already received the award in 1998, together with Clint Eastwood, and Jean-Luc Godard.