2014 Jane Fonda Tribute
The 42nd AFI Life Achievement Award was presented to Jane Fonda at a Gala Tribute on June 5, 2014, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California. The Tribute special aired on TNT on June 14, 2014. Sister network TCM presented an encore of the special on August 1, 2014, during a night of movies starring Fonda.
At the Gala Tribute, more than 1,000 guests and presenters gathered to celebrate Fonda. Presenters included Mel Brooks, Sandra Bullock, Jeff Daniels, Cameron Diaz, Sally Field, Peter Fonda, Troy Garrity, Ron Kovic, Eva Longoria, Meryl Streep, Lily Tomlin and Wanda Sykes. A video tribute titled "A Hymn to Her," written by playwright Eve Ensler, showcased segments from Cate Blanchett, Annette Bening, Jennifer Lopez, Vanessa Redgrave, Robert Redford and past AFI Life Achievement Award honorees Robert De Niro (2003) and Morgan Freeman (2011). The AFI Life Achievement Award was presented to Fonda by Michael Douglas.