“Brendan Fraser will receive the Spotlight Award, actor, at the Palm Springs International Film Awards for his role in A24’s drama The Whale.

“Brendan Fraser demonstrates his impressive talent in Darren Aronofsky’s powerful adaptation of The Whale. Fraser gives an extraordinary and haunting performance that paints a vivid portrait of our inability to escape our own sadness,” said Festival Chairman Harold Matzner in a statement. “For this award caliber performance, it is our honor to present the Spotlight Award, actor, to Brendan Fraser…”

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