1992 Sidney Poitier Tribute
The 20th AFI Life Achievement Award was presented to Sidney Poitier at a Gala Tribute on March 12, 1992, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.
At the Gala Tribute, a multitude of guests and presenters gathered to celebrate Poitier. Presenters included Dan Aykroyd, Harry Belafonte, Bill Cosby, Danny Glover, Louis Gossett Jr., Lee Grant, James Earl Jones, Quincy Jones, Rosa Parks, John Singleton, Rod Steiger, Denzel Washington and Richard Widmark. The AFI Life Achievement Award was presented to Poitier by George Stevens, Jr.