The annual Saturn Awards show, now in its 45th year, took place last night and Jon Favreau was awarded the Saturn Visionary Award for his “vital voice in modern cinema” and “groundbreaking visual artist”.
Favreau was presented the award by Gina Carano, who plays Cara Dune in The Mandalorian.
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We’re excited to honor writer, actor and director, @jonfavreau with the Saturn Visionary Award. After establishing himself as a vital voice in modern cinema, Favreau has gone on to establish himself as a groundbreaking visual artist with his films Iron Man, Iron Man 2, The Jungle Book and, most recently, the retelling of The Lion King. 👏🏆 #SaturnAwards “If you have a story to tell, a dream, a vision, do it now.”