Steven Spielberg is a director with many titles and accolades. He gave us Summer Blockbusters, iconic characters and a legacy that today’s filmmaker now aspire to. This coming Sunday 18th March, the world’s best film magazine Empire will award him ‘Legend Of Our Lifetime Award’ At The Rakuten TV Empire Film Awards.
With just a few days until the RAKUTEN TV Empire Awards, Empire Magazine is delighted to announce that today’s most iconic film director, Steven Spielberg, will receive the prestigious ‘Legend Of Our Lifetime Award’, presented by Rakuten TV at the Rakuten TV Empire Awards. The star-studded event will take place at Camden’s Roundhouse in London this Sunday, March 18 – just ten days ahead of the release of the acclaimed filmmaker’s epic new big-screen action adventure, Ready Player One. The awards show sees the world’s biggest movie magazine celebrate the best in film and TV, voted for by fans.
With a career that spans over five decades and includes countless awards, including three Academy Awards® for Best Picture (Schindler’s List) and Best Director (Schindler’s List, Saving Private Ryan), Spielberg is known across the globe as one of the greatest visual storytellers of all time.
Speaking of his award Steven Spielberg said: “Empire Magazine is the contemporary vanguard for movies and the people who love them, and this recognition is a huge honor. I’m very proud to receive this award from Rakuten TV, everyone at Empire and all their amazing readers.”
Spielberg started his cinema-defining career in the sixties, and went on to invent the summer blockbuster in the seventies with the ground-breaking Jaws. Since then, the filmmaking icon has given audiences countless unforgettable experiences at the cinema, from Close Encounters of the Third Kind and Raiders Of The Lost Ark, to E.T The Extra Terrestrial and new virtual-reality blockbuster Ready Player One.
The Rakuten TV Empire Film Awards will take place on Sunday 18th March. Steven Spielberg‘s Ready Player One will arrive in UK and Irish Cinemas from 29th March.Powered by Sidelines