Jodie Foster to Get Achievement Award

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SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 13: Actress Jodie Foster speaks during Sony's 'Elysium' panel during Comic-Con International 2012 at San Diego Convention Center on July 13, 2012 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association will honor Jodie Foster with the Cecil B. DeMille Award. Foster, whose acting career has spanned four decades, will receive the award at the Golden Globes’ 70th ceremony on Jan. 13. Best known for her role as Clarice Starling in The Silence of the Lambs, Foster is being recognized for her contributions to the entertainment industry. Kristen Stewart and Simon Baker made the announcement on Thursday.