Megastar Amitabh Bachchan feels “humbled and “honoured” to have received a honorary doctorate from the Egyptian Academy of Arts for his contribution to cinema.
He took to micro-blogging site Twitter to share the news.
T 1820 -Prestigious Academy of Art in Cairo, decorates me a Hon Doctorate .. humbled and honoured. First for India !! pic.twitter.com/LeCxykIu4E
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) April 1, 2015
This is the first time that the Academy of Arts has given a doctorate to an international actor.