Forest Whitaker Receives Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence

POSTED: 04:00 PM PST Jan 05, 2014    UPDATED: 05:25 PM PST Jan 07, 2014 

The Santa Barbara International Film Festival’s eighth annual Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence was presented to Academy Award-winning actor Forest Whitaker at the Bacara Resort. The award is given to "a deserving lifelong contributor to cinema through their work in front of the camera, behind, or both.