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#Chevalier: Shah Rukh Khan receives French Legion of Honour

Actor Shah Rukh Khan has been officially conferred with France’s highest civilian award, the Legion of Honour. The 48-year-old superstar was made a Knight of the National Order of the Legion of Honour at a ceremony in Mumbai attended by visiting French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius in recognition of Khan’s …

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Shah Rukh receives Morocco’s highest civilian honour

‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’ star Shah Rukh Khan has been awarded Morocco’s most prestigious civilian tribute, the royal Medal of Honour. The Bollywood superstar was conferred the honour during the on-going Marrakech International Film Festival, which is celebrating 100 years of Hindi Cinema.   The Moroccan film industry, long inspired …

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Aishwarya receives French arts honour

Bollywood beauty Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has been honoured by France in recognition of her contribution to the arts. Francois Richier, the French Ambassador to India presented the Chevalier dans l’Order des Arts et des Lettres (Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters), at a ceremony in Mumbai Friday (Nov …

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A R Rahman receives honorary American doctorate

Four years after the release of Slumdog Millionaire, America’s love affair with A R Rahman continues after the Oscar and Grammy-winning composer was awarded an honorary doctorate by Miami University on Saturday. Intriguingly, it was Miami University in Ohio which conferred the doctorate on Rahman as part of its ‘Year …

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Spielberg’s studio receives cash injection from Reliance

Steven Spielberg’s Dreamworks is to receive a cash injection of more than $200m from its’ Indian partner Reliance Entertainment to continue funding films in Hollywood, according to a report from Reuters. The financing is part of an agreement signed in 2009 to finance Dreamworks, the studio behind such iconic pictures …

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