De Niro Named For Dga Honour
Screen veteran ROBERT DE NIRO has been picked to receive a special award at the FIFTH DIRECTORS GUILD OF AMERICA (DGA) HONOURS on 29 September (04) in New York City.
The DGA says it selected the MEET THE PARENTS star - founder of the TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL - for excellence in his craft, outstanding contributions to American film culture and his positive impact on New York film-making.
Other award recipients will be announced at the end of the month (MAY04).
Past honourees include MARTIN SCORSESE, MIKE NICHOLS and SPIKE LEE.11/05/2004 21:11