Denzel Washington to receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Golden Globes

On Monday, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced that Denzel Washington would be the 2016 recipient of the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the upcoming Golden Globes.

E! News reports, Lorenzo Soria, the President of the HFPA, announced in a press release, “Washington’s long and storied career is earmarked by his countless roles in front and behind the camera. It is the HFPA’s privilege to honor his contributions to the entertainment industry with the Cecil B. DeMille Award.”

The Golden Globes will air in a few months on Jan. 10, 2016 on NBC and will be hosted by Ricky Gervais.

Congratulations to Denzel Washington; he certainly deserves it!