Nicole Kidman to receive AFI Life Achievement Award

The American Film Institutes Board of Trustees announced via Deadline on Tuesday that Kidman will be honoured with the organisation’s Life Achievement Award in a Los Angeles ceremony in June next year. Nicole is the first Australian to receive the award. Board of Trustees Chair Kathleen Kennedy recalled of the honouree, “Nicole Kidman has enchanted audiences for decades with the daring of her artistry and the glamour of a screen icon. She is a force both brave in her choices and bold in each performance. AFI is honoured to present her with the 49th AFI Life Achievement Award.”