Watch former Manchester United and Northern Ireland footballer George Best receive the lifetime achievement award at the BBC's Sport Personality of the Year in 2002.
The Art Directors Guild has announced three recipients for its 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award. William J. Newmon II, Hollywood's first African-American set designer, will be honored along with Oscar-nominated matte artist Harrison Ellenshaw...Show More Summary
Joe Pytka, director of Space Jam, will be receiving a lifetime achievement award from the Directors Guild of America. Pytka — who in addition to helming the 1996 live-action/animation hybrid, also directed more than 5,000 television commercials — is being honored specifically for Distinguished Achievement in Television Directing. Show More Summary
Joe Pytka, the man behind thousands of other commercials including the Budweiser Clydesdale ads along with the “This is your brain on drugs” PSA, is set to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award for Distinguished Achievement in Television Direction from the DGA. Show More Summary
Photo courtesy The Henry Ford. It might not be president, but Dan Gurney still won some recognition recently from the annual International Historic Motoring Awards, which presented him with its Lifetime Achievement Award on Thursday. Gurney, 84, has quite the resume to back up that award. His record includes 51 wins and 47 podium finishes […]
Stephen Fry (the narrator of the British Harry Potter audio books) will be honored with the Rose d’Or Award for Lifetime Achievement during the Rose d’Or Award Ceremony, December 9. The award is given to those who have made significant contributions to entertainment and broadcasting. The Rose d’Or website explains their clear choice of Stephen...read more!
Seth MacFarlane has been set to receive the WGA West Animation Writers Caucus' 2015 Animation Writing Award. It’s a lifetime achievement honor for MacFarlane, and will be bestowed tonight in a ceremony at the Writers Guild Theater in Beverly Hills. Show More Summary
Steven T. Rosen, M.D., provost and chief scientific officer for City of Hope, will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Israel Cancer Research Fund (ICRF) on Nov. 18 at a Chicago gala attended by hundreds of supporters of cancer research. The award recognizes Rosen's longstanding commitment to advancing science and medicine and providing extraordinary patient care.
This is a pretty good pick! On Monday the President of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) Lorenzo Soria announced the recipient of the Cecil B. De Mille Award at the upcoming 73rd Golden Globes — and we LOVE it! The winner is a movie star with a storied career in Hollywood. Not only does he have two [...]
Denzel Washington will be honored with the Cecil B. DeMille lifetime achievement award at this year's Golden Globes. "Washington's long and storied career is earmarked by his countless roles in front and behind the camera," said Hollywood...Show More Summary
This week, Don Delillo will accept the National Book Foundation's Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters -- its lifetime achievement award -- at the National Book Awards. But that doesn't mean the author has stopped writing. On Monday, Scribner announced that Delillo's next novel,...
"They have increased our understanding of the world and our role in it."
Shin J. Oh, MD, received the American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine's (AANEM) highest honor, the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award, at the AANEM 2015 Annual Meeting in Honolulu, HI.
Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, 64, received the Thurgood Marshall Lifetime Achievement Award at the National Equal Justice Award Dinner Wednesday night in New York. The NAACP Legal Defense Fund heralded his work to correct...Show More Summary
Photos courtesy Petersen Automotive Museum. First to break 180 in the quarter-mile. Member of the Bonneville 200 MPH Club. Builder, mechanic, driver, pioneer, Art Chrisman did it all and he did it well, and for his many accomplishments, the Petersen Automotive Museum has selected him for this year’s recipient of its annual Lifetime Achievement Award. […]
The Visual Effects Society will honor Ridley Scott with its Lifetime Achievement Award at its 14th annual VES Awards on February 2 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. The award recognizes an outstanding body of work that has significantly contributed...Show More Summary
The award categories, which have been comically unwieldy in the past, followed a more simplified model adopted last year, with lots of nominees and lots of winners.
A few weeks ago FANGORIA was proud to announce that horror icon Sean S. Cunningham was to be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the New York City Horror Film Festival, running November 12th – 15th at Times Scare (669 8th Avenue and 42nd Street). Well the tricks and treats don’t stop there. Now, […]
The German newspaper publishers association (VDZ) are giving Barenboim, 72, their Victoria Medal for career achievement, previously awarded to the likes of Henry Kissinger and Shimon Peres. He might use the occasion to ask why some of Germany’s leading music critics, much younger than him, are facing enforced early retirement.
American artist Joan Jonas (b. 1936) is announced today as the third artist to be awarded the Whitechapel Gallery Art Icon. The Whitechapel Gallery Art Icon honours the lifetime achievements of one of our greatest artists. The awardShow More Summary