The Broadcast Film Critics Assn. will bestow its inaugural Distinguished Career Achievement in Performing Arts Award on Tom Cruise Jan. 10 during the org’s 10th annual Critics’ Choice Awards.
“He is an actor who has made and who continues to make extraordinary and unforgettable contributions to the art and history of motion pictures,” said BFCA prexy Joey Berlin.
Cruise is currently shooting Steven Spielberg’s “War of the Worlds.”
Nominees for the kudofest will be announced Wednesday; ceremony will be held at the Wiltern Theater in Hollywood.