Bill Pullman received an Honorary Doctorate Degree of Arts from Montana State University on Saturday. Pullman, a former professor at Montana State University and successful Hollywood actor, also spoke to graduates at Saturday's ceremony.

The honorary degree was in recognition of Pullman's roll as an actor, a director, a long-time contributor to Montana's Shakespeare in the Parks, and for his lasting and positive impacts on Montana State University students as a faculty member a guest lecturer.

Watch Bill Pullman speak to Montana State graduates below. Skip ahead to the '1:10' mark.