*Tony Award-winning actor James Earl Jones is set to receive a prestigious award for his stage work from the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center.

The stage and screen legend will receive the organization’s coveted Monte Cristo Award at a ceremony in May, according to WENN.

The voting panel was made up of such acting talent as Michael Douglas, Catherine Zeta-Jones Alec Baldwin, as well as Jones’ current “Driving Miss Daisy” co-star Vanessa Redgrave.and

Jones, a two-time Tony winner, will receive the honor at a gala in New York City on May 9.