James Earl Jones to Receive Honorary Degree from Juilliard

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James Earl Joneswill receive Juilliard’s Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts for his extraordinary career in film and theater.

Julliard will award the legendary actor at it’s 107th Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 25, 2012 at 11 AM in Alice Tully Hall (Broadway at 65th Street, NYC).

Juilliard President Joseph W. Polisi will read special citations and present the honorary degree to Jones, who will be dressed in Juilliard’s colorful academic robe and velvet cap.

The ceremony will be streamed live at: http://ww.juilliard.edu/live.

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