Jamie Lee Curtis to honour her heroine
The award will be presented as part of the 12th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on the 29th of January and is being presented due to Black's career achievements and humanitarian accomplishments.
Recent recipients of SAG's Life Achievement Award include James Garner, Karl Malden and Clint Eastwood. This will be Curtis' first time presenting at the awards.
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