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iW NEWS | Bahamas Fest To Honor Fishburne

iW NEWS | Bahamas Fest To Honor Fishburne

The Bahamas International Film Festival have announced that actor Laurence Fishburne will be honored with their Career Achievement Award at this year’s Festival, taking place December 4-11 in Nassau. Fishburne will be on hand for the special tribute and presentation on Sunday, December 7th. Sir Sean Connery will present him with the award. “We are excited and honored to welcome Laurence Fishburne to the Bahamas and pay tribute to his remarkable career with our special Career Achievement Award,” said BIFF Founder and Executive Director Leslie Vanderpool in a statement. Mr. Fishburne is one of the great actors of our time and is nothing less than an icon in our community and throughout the Caribbean.” [Peter Knegt]

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