Al Pacino to be honoured with career achievement award at Rome Film Festival

October 23rd, 2008 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI  

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London, Oct 23 (ANI): Legendary Hollywood actor Al Pacino is set to receive the career achievement award at the Rome Film Festival.

The Oscar winning actors latest flick Chinese Coffee will initiate the festival, reports BBC.

The festival, which will begin on The 29th of October, will go on till the 31 st of October.

Along with Pacino, Italian legend Gina Lollobrigida will also be honoured.

The Insomnia actor will also collect an award on behalf of New Yorks Actors Studio, the drama school boasting of multifarious graduates like Pacino, Robert De Niro and the late Paul Newman.

The only American flick to participate in the gala is Edward Norton starrer Pride and Glory. (ANI)

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