New Delhi, Dec. 1:  Veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah will be awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 12th edition of the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF). The news was confirmed by the official Facebook page of the film festival in their post, “Honored to present the legendary actor Naseeruddin Shah with its prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award. (Also Read: Priyanka Chopra posts Miss World pic compiling 15years)

Shah has appeared in over 200 films in a remarkable and diverse career spanning 40 years.” Naseeruddin is known for his roles in’ Masoom,’ ‘Sarfarosh,’ ‘Iqbal,’ ‘The Dirty Picture’ and ‘Dedh Ishqiya.’ DIFF will take place in Dubai from December 9-16.