American actor and comedian Edward Regan Murphy will be receiving a Cecil B. DeMille Award on January 10th.
The Golden Globe Awards are accolades bestowed by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association starting in January 1944, recognizing excellence in both American and international film and television.
Eddie Murphy is about to receive the most prestigious Golden Globes awards. The actor who is an Oscar nominee and a six-time nominee of GOLDEN Globes will be honored with a Cecil B. DeMille which honors “outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment.”
“We’re honored to present this year’s Cecil B. DeMille Award to the iconic and highly esteemed Mr. Eddie Murphy,” said HFPA president Helen Hoehne.
“We’re thrilled to be celebrating the lasting impact on film and television that his career — in front of and behind the camera — has had through the decades.”
“In accepting the prize, Murphy will join past recipients including Oprah Winfrey, Denzel Washington, Morgan Freeman, Steven Spielberg, Robert De Niro, Jane Fonda, and more.”
The 2023 Golden Globes will be held on Tuesday, January 10, broadcasting live on NBC at 5 PM PT/8 PM ET.