IAIN GLEN AWARDED
Copyright 2004 www.tombraiderchronicles.com
[ July 5th 2004 ]
Hollywood star Iain Glen will be awarded an degree
by his alma mater. The Edinburgh-born actor will
receive an honorary Doctor of Laws (LLD) from
the University of Aberdeen. The 43-year-old appeared
opposite Nicole Kidman in the West End production
of The Blue Room and his film credits include
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider and Gorillas in the Mist.
Edinburgh, world-renowned solo Scots percussionist
Evelyn Glennie OBE, who is deaf, will receive
an honorary degree from Edinburgh University.
At the same ceremony, the leader of Scotland’s
Catholics, Cardinal Keith O’Brien, and Nasa astronaut
Dr Piers Sellers will also receive honorary degrees.