Rome fest to honor Kenneth Branagh
Actor-director to receive RomaFictionFest's lifetime award
Branagh, who is also known for his stage work, screenwriting and work on the small screen, will be at the July 6-11 festival with the BBC series "Wallander," in which he plays the title role. Three new episodes of the program with air on July 10, and Branagh will be presented with the achievement honor later that evening.
The three-year-old RomaFictionFest is the Italian capital's international festival focusing on television fiction.