2011 Morgan Freeman Tribute
The 39th AFI Life Achievement Award was presented to Morgan Freeman at a Gala Tribute on June 9, 2011, at Sony Pictures Studios in Los Angeles, California. The Tribute special aired on TV Land on June 19, 2011.
At the Gala Tribute, more than 1,000 guests and presenters gathered to celebrate Freeman. Presenters included Garth Brooks, Sidney Poitier, Helen Mirren, Matthew McConaughey, Rita Moreno and Betty White. The AFI Life Achievement Award was presented to Freeman by Clint Eastwood.