2015 Genesis Prize Laureate Michael Douglas and his family in Israel (L to R: Dylan Douglas, actress Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas, Carys Douglas)

Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas, and their children Dylan and Carys in Jerusalem.

2015 Genesis Prize Laureate Michael Douglas and his family in Israel (L to R: Dylan Douglas, actress Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas, Carys Douglas)

Mr. Douglas is involved with Jewish cinema, having narrated the voice of Prime Minister Rabin in the documentary The Prime Ministers: The Pioneers (2013), alongside Christoph Waltz and Sandra Bullock, as well as the pro-Israel documentary, In Search of Peace (2001), which chronicles Israel's first two decades.

In 2014, Douglas traveled to Israel with his wife, Catherine Zeta-Jones, and their two children, Dylan and Carys, to celebrate Dylan’s Bar Mitzvah.

Mr. Douglas is also the 2001 recipient of the Simon Wiesenthal Center’s Museum of Tolerance Humanitarian Award.