Legendary Czech actor Josef Somr, 79, received a lifetime achievement award for his work in the theatre at the 2014 Thalia Awards held in Prague on Saturday night. Others awarded on the evening included director and playwright Ladislav Smoček and Dagmar Rosikova (for her lifelong contribution to the musical and opera). Tereza Vilisová received a Thalia for her performance in My Romantic Story, while Petr Mikeska was awarded for his role in Total Eclipse.
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