Michael Douglas is to reteam with his former STREETS OF SAN FRANCISCO
co-star Karl Malden to present the veteran actor with a new honour.
Malden, a former MOTION PICTURE ACADEMY president, will receive the
prestigious Monte Cristo Award from the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center in
Connecticut next month (11NOV04) - and Douglas will honour him.
Kirk Douglas, DANNY DeVITO, Martin Landau and Matthew Broderick will also
honour the actor at the event.
The Monte Cristo Award is named after writer Eugene O'Neill's boyhood home
in Connecticut - the Monte Cristo cottage - which was the location for two of
Malden's most famous dramas, A LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT and AH,
It is awarded annually to an artist whose work best exemplifies the
excellence and pioneering spirit of the famed, Nobel Prize-winning
Previous Monte Cristo Award recipients include Jason Robards and BRIAN