Date: 16th June 2008

Lifetime honour for actor Beatty

A host of stars have paid tribute to Warren Beatty, who has received a lifetime achievement award from the American Film Institute (AFI).

The 71-year-old Oscar-winning director, actor, writer and producer was honoured at a ceremony in Hollywood.

The celebration of Beatty's 47-year career was attended by Jane Fonda, Jack Nicholson, Dustin Hoffman, Diane Keaton and Quentin Tarantino.

Beatty's career credits include Bonnie and Clyde, and Shampoo.

Source: Press Release