AFI Tribute to Mike Nichols
We are going to have a new appearance soon!! Amy is stated to be attending a tribute to Mike Nichols from AFI, along with many other celebrities. Check it out:
The American Film Institute and TV Land will give them to you when the AFI salutes director Mike Nichols with its Life Achievement Award. The event tapes June 10; it premieres at 9 p.m. June 27 on TV Land.
Nichols is the Oscar-winning director of “The Graduate.” He also directed “Silkwood,” “Working Girl,” “Carnal Knowledge,” “Charlie Wilson’s War” and “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” Nichols won the Emmy for HBO’s “Angels in America.” He is married to ABC anchor Diane Sawyer.
The AFI announced that 25 performers had committed to take part in honoring Nichols: Amy Adams, Warren Beatty, Annette Bening, Candice Bergen, Cher, Nora Ephron, Harrison Ford, Whoopi Goldberg, Tom Hanks, Dustin Hoffman, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Shirley MacLaine, Steve Martin, Elaine May, Jack Nicholson, Al Pacino, Mary-Louise Parker, Natalie Portman, Robert Redford, Julia Roberts, Meryl Streep, Elizabeth Taylor, Emma Thompson, Sigourney Weaver and Robin Williams.
Nichols is the 38th recipient of this prize. Previous winners include Taylor, Nicholson, Hanks, Streep, Ford, Pacino, Beatty, Orson Welles, John Ford, Bette Davis, Barbara Stanwyck,, Jack Lemmon, James Stewart, Henry Fonda, Gregory Peck, James Cagney, Kirk Douglas and Alfred Hitchcock.