London (ANI): Robert De Niro has been honoured with a lifetime
achievement award at an event organized by AARP The Magazine. The
Taxi Driver bagged the annual lifetime trophy at the
ceremony in Los Angeles.
Jeff Bridges won Best Actor for his role in Crazy
Heart, while Dame Helen Mirren took Best Actress for The
Last Station. The magazine editors voted Invictus,
directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Morgan Freeman, as the Best
Movie for Grownups.
"In 2009, 50plus actors and filmmakers took center-stage on the
silver screen, turning in performances and films that were riveting
and nothing short of daring," the Daily Express quoted Bill
Newcott, entertainment editor of the magazine, as saying.
He added: “Tackling war, apartheid, sexuality and adding real
depth to romantic comedies, the 50plus Hollywood community shows
once again that they are an integral, much-needed element of the