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Alice Vincent: Why Jodie Foster got the Cecil B DeMille Award

Published 14/01/2013 | 10:50

Jodie Foster accepted a lifetime achievement award at the Golden Globes
Jodie Foster accepted a lifetime achievement award at the Golden Globes
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AFTER Jodie Foster was honoured with the Cecil B DeMille award at the 2013 Golden Globes, we look back on the films and roles which have shaped her career.

This year, the Cecil B. DeMille Award was awarded to Jodie Foster at the Golden Globe awards. It’s a prize which recognises "outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment", and has been given to Walt Disney, Alfred Hitchcock and Martin Scorsese in the last 60 years. At 50, and after 47 years of acting, she’s the second youngest woman to receive it (after a 39-year-old Judy Garland was hounoured in 1962). We look back on her career.

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