Film News Roundup: Leonardo DiCaprio to Present Martin Scorsese With Robert Osborne Award

In today’s film news roundup, Leonardo DiCaprio has been named to present Martin Scorsese with the Robert Osborne Award, Edward James Olmos launches a film festival, and Amanda Seyfried lands a part.Film FestivalsTurner Classic Movies has selected Leonardo DiCaprio to present Martin Scorsese with the inaugural Robert Osborne Award as part of the 2018 TCM Classic Film Festival’s opening.DiCaprio has appeared in five of Scorsese’s films, beginning with 2002’s “Gangs of New York” and most recently in 2013’s “The Wolf of Wall Street.” DiCaprio will present the award April 26 in Los Angeles to the filmmaker for his decades-long commitment to the legacy and preservation of classic films.In 1990, Scorsese established the Film Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to protecting and preserving motion picture history.

The foundation has funded the restoration of over 800 films and its World Cinema Project has restored 31 films from 21 countries.The Robert Osborne

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