Julia Roberts presents courage award to Fauci, says “You’ve been tireless and true for all of us”

“Pretty Woman” actress Julia Roberts has presented a courage award to Dr. Anthony Fauci, telling him “no one is more deserving.”

“You’ve been tireless and true for all of us and I just want to say thank you from the bottom of my heart,” Roberts said while presenting Fauci with amfAR, the foundation for AIDS research award of courage.

Roberts lavished Fauci with praise, saying “you have been a beacon for us.”

Fauci reportedly replied “thank you so much Julia, those are such very kind words. I really do appreciate them. Coming from you, that really means a lot to me.”