Eastwood Honored in France

Oscar winner will be awarded Commander of the French Legion of Honor.

Last Updated: November 10, 2009 @ 12:58 PM

Clint Eastwood will add "commander of the French Legion of Honor" to his many awards and accolades on Friday in a ceremony in Paris presided by French President Nicolas Sarkozy.

The 79-year-old actor, composer and filmmaker will receive one of the country’s greatest honors — and with the title of "commander," above those traditionally given to foreign directors and beloved talent, namely the titles of "knight" or "officer."

Read more at the Hollywood Reporter.