Matthew McConaughey will be honored as the 28th recipient of the American Cinematheque Award at the organization’s October benefit gala.
Jimmy Kimmel has been tapped to host the event that will include in-person tributes from Reese Witherspoon,
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Proceeds will go to the programs of the American Cinematheque at the Aero and Egyptian Theatres.
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Previous recipients of the award include
Earlier this year, 44-year-old McConaughey won the Academy Award for his performance in “Dallas Buyers Club,” his first time being nominated.
The 28th American Cinematheque Gala will take place at The Beverly Hilton on Oct. 21