Steve Martin To Receive Mark Twain Prize
ROXANNE star STEVE MARTIN has been chosen to receive the eighth annual MARK TWAIN PRIZE for American Humour.
The 59-year-old comedian will receive his honour on 23 October (05) during a ceremony at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC.
In a statement, Martin says, "I think Mark Twain is a great guy and I can't wait to meet him."
Past recipients of the award include LILY TOMLIN, WHOOPI GOLDBERG, RICHARD PRYOR and CARL REINER.12/05/2005 08:57