Annette Bening, the Golden Globe-nominated star of A24’s “20th Century Women,” will be honored with the Career Achievement Award at the 28th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival.
Bening will receive the award at the Film Awards Gala held at the Palm Springs Convention Center on Jan. 2, the festival’s opening night. The Palm Springs International Film Festival runs through Jan. 16.
Early Monday, Bening was nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy for her role in the Mike Mills film. Aside from the Globes, she also received Best Actress nominations for “20th Century Women” from the Broadcast Film Critics Association, Gotham Awards and Independent Film Spirit Awards. Bening is a two-time Golden Globe winner and four-time Academy Award nominee.
Previous recipients of the Career Achievement Award include Glenn Close, Kevin Costner, Bruce Dern, Robert Duvall, Clint Eastwood, Sally Field, Morgan Freeman, Samuel L. Jackson and Lynn Redgrave.