Cannes Film Festival

Jodie Foster to Receive Honorary Palme d’Or at Cannes Film Festival

Jodie Foster has been named this year’s recipient of the honorary Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival.The honorary Palme d’Or, first introduced in 1955, is the highest prize awarded at the prestigious film festival and will this year serve to honour Foster’s five-decade career, in which she has won two Academy Awards, three Baftas and three Golden Globes as well as the Cecil B DeMille Award.