Daniel Day-Lewis honoured by Juilliard School

Last Updated: May 27, 2013, 17:40 PM IST

Washington: Daniel Day-Lewis has been honored with a degree from America`s famous Juilliard School on Friday.

The `Lincoln` star received the award during a ceremony at the renowned music and drama institution in New York City, Contactmusic reported.

The Oscar winning actor, who donned a traditional cap and gown, inspired the students present at the occasion with his excellent speech.