Santa Barbara Film Fest: Johnny Depp, 'Black Mass' Star, to Receive Modern Master Award


The three-time Oscar nominee will receive the Malton Modern Master Award at the fest on Feb. 6.

Johnny Depp, the veteran actor who has been revered by critics and audiences for a quarter-century, will receive the Maltin Modern Master Award at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, the fest announced on Wednesday. The 52-year-old, who has received three acting Oscar noms and most recently received great notices for his portrayal of mobster Whitey Bulger in Scott Cooper's Black Mass, will be honored Feb. 6 at Santa Barbara's historic Arlington Theatre as part of the festival's 31st edition, which runs Feb. 3-13.

Read Full Story >>
The story is too old to be commented.
alycakes989d ago

Good for him...he was outstanding in his performance as Whitey Bulger in the movie.