Oscar-winning actor Catherine Zeta-Jones is set to win Honorary Freedom of Swansea next month.
Catherine Zeta-Jones is a multi-award winning actor. She won an Academy Award for playing Velma Kelly in the screen adaptation of the musical Chicago.
Her other starring roles include the films Ocean’s 12, The Mask of Zorro, Entrapment and The Terminal.
The Hollywood star was born in the Mayals area and has been an ambassador for Swansea for more than 25 years.
On 27th June, councillors at Swansea Council will be asked to offer her the city’s highest honour.
The Freedom of the City is set to be given to her at an award ceremony on 24th July. After this, she will be performing in an ‘Evening with Catherine’, a show with anecdotes from her early life in Mumbles through to her acting career. The evening will be supporting Swansea charities.