Actress Catherine Zeta-Jones can now add another accolade to her career—one that is especially close to home for her.
Zeta-Jones got her professional start working in British television and theater before becoming a Hollywood star and marrying actor Michael Douglas.
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"I am absolutely thrilled with this honor," said Zeta-Jones in a statement. "As a British subject, I feel incredibly proud. At the same time, it is overwhelming and humbling. And my mum and dad are delighted beyond belief."
The honors consist of in the following order: knighthoods, Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE), Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE), and Member of the Order of the British Empire (MEB).