Hollywood stars Tom Hanks and Nicole Kidman were among the actors honored at the Palm Springs International Film Festival on Monday night as the 2017 awards season began.
Oscar winner Hanks received the “Icon Award” for his portrayal in drama “Sully” of pilot Captain Chesley Sullenberger, who in 2009 carried out a successful emergency plane landing in the Hudson River.
Kidman took the “International Star Award” for “Lion”, in which she plays an Australian woman who adopts an Indian child.
Also honored at the festival’s Film Awards Gala were Andrew Garfield with the “Spotlight Award” for his role in Mel Gibson’s war drama “Hacksaw Ridge” and Natalie Portman who received the “Desert Palm Achievement Award, Actress” for her portrayal of Jacqueline Kennedy in “Jackie”.
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