AFI Life Achievement Award, April 27, 2024, TNT, “A Tribute to Nicole Kidman”

The prestigious AFI Life Achievement Award, presented by the American Film Institute, returns with its 49th edition, honoring the illustrious career of Nicole Kidman. The award, established in 1973, celebrates individuals who have made significant contributions to the enrichment of American culture through motion pictures and television.

Kidman, an Australian-American actress and producer, is the first Australian actor to receive this esteemed honor. Known for her versatility and transformative performances, Kidman has consistently ranked among the world’s highest-paid actresses. Her extensive body of work includes critically acclaimed films such as “Dead Calm,” “Moulin Rouge!,” “The Hours,” and “Being the Ricardos.”

In “A Tribute to Nicole Kidman,” viewers will be taken on a journey through Kidman’s career, highlighting her most memorable roles and the impact she has had on the industry. The tribute will include appearances by Hollywood icons Meryl Streep, Reese Witherspoon, and Morgan Freeman, as teased by Kidman herself on Instagram.

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The award ceremony, taking place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California, will be a star-studded event. Kidman expressed her gratitude and excitement for the prestigious event, stating, “To be honored by the American Film Institute is such a massive honor for me.”

The tribute will celebrate Kidman’s range and versatility, showcasing her ability to embody diverse characters and deliver powerful performances. With a career spanning decades, Kidman has left an indelible mark on the film industry, and this honor is a testament to her talent and dedication to her craft.

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The AFI Life Achievement Award: “A Tribute to Nicole Kidman” airs on TNT at 10:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, 2024.

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