Star Trek Icon Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
By Joseph Giannone 2011-05-11 11:33:28
Nerds rejoice! Star Trek legend William Shatner is set go where not many men have gone before. Captain Kirk will be receiving a lifetime achievement award from the Governor General's Performing Arts Award Foundation on Saturday, May 14th in Canada. The Sci-fi icon will be awarded on his acting career and humanitarian work with Habitat for Humanity, and raising horses.
The native Canadian took to his Twitter yesterday to explain his gratitude towards the foundation who is giving him the award, “I am honoured to be receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award from Governor General's Performing Arts Award Foundation on Saturday.” According to WENN, Shatner isn’t the only one receiving awards that night, the other winners include filmmaker Denis Villeneuve and composer Howard Shore.