The Golden Globes will honor Steven Spielberg with the 2008 Cecil B. DeMille Award.
Spielberg has been nominated for Golden Globes 18 times and has won a total of six for four films: “Schindler’s List,” “Saving Private Ryan,” “E.T.,” and “Letters From Iwo Jima.”
Recent DeMille honorees include Warren Beatty, Anthony Hopkins and Robin Williams.
Globe nominations will be announced at 5 a.m. Dec. 13. The kudocast will air Jan. 13 on NBC.
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. also announced that Rumer Willis has been named 2008 Miss Golden Globe.