Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award

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The Cecil B. DeMille Award is an honorary Golden Globe Award bestowed by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) for "outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment".wikipedia
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The Cecil B. DeMille Award is an honorary Golden Globe Award bestowed by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) for "outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment".
The official name of the award thus became the Cecil B. DeMille Award.

Samuel Goldwyn

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The oldest honoree was producer Samuel Goldwyn, at age 93 in 1973.
His awards include the 1973 Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award, the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award in 1947, and the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award in 1958.

Cecil B. DeMille

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It was first presented at the 9th Golden Globe Awards ceremony in February 1952 and is named in honor of its first recipient, director Cecil B. DeMille.
He was the first recipient of the Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award, which was named in his honor.

Judy Garland

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The youngest honoree was actress Judy Garland, at age 39 in 1962.
At age 39, Garland became the youngest and first female recipient of the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement in the film industry.

Sidney Poitier

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In 1982, Sidney Poitier became the first African-American recipient.

Walt Disney

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A year later in 1953, the award was presented to producer Walt Disney.
He was nominated for three Golden Globe Awards, but did not win, but he was presented with two Special Achievement Awardsfor Bambi (1942) and The Living Desert (1953)and the Cecil B. DeMille Award.

Steven Spielberg

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The award that year was meant to honor director Steven Spielberg, but due to the cancellation of the ceremony, the award was presented to him the following year.
He was set to be honored with the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the January 2008 Golden Globes; however, due to the new, watered-down format of the ceremony resulting from conflicts in the 2007–08 writers strike, the HFPA postponed his honor to the 2009 ceremony.

67th Golden Globe Awards

20092010(67th)
Martin Scorsese was presented with the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement in motion pictures.

68th Golden Globe Awards

20112010Golden Globe Awards
Robert De Niro was presented with the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement in motion pictures.

70th Golden Globe Awards

20132012Golden Globe Awards
The Cecil B. DeMille Award, honoring the lifetime achievements of actors and filmmakers, was announced on November 1, 2012, with Jodie Foster being the latest recipient of that trophy.

71st Golden Globe Awards

20142013Golden Globe Awards
Woody Allen was announced as the Cecil B. DeMille Award honoree for his lifetime achievements on September 13, 2013, and Diane Keaton accepted the award for him.

72nd Golden Globe Awards

20152014Golden Globe Awards
George Clooney was announced as the Cecil B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement Award honoree on September 14, 2014.

74th Golden Globe Awards

20172016January 8, 2017
Meryl Streep was announced as the Cecil B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement Award honoree on November 3, 2016.

73rd Golden Globe Awards

2016Golden Globe Awards2015
Denzel Washington was announced as the Cecil B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement Award honoree on November 16, 2015.

75th Golden Globe Awards

20182017Golden Globe Awards
Oprah Winfrey was announced as Cecil B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement Award honoree on December 13, 2017.

76th Golden Globe Awards

2019Golden Globe Awards2018
Jeff Bridges was honored with the Cecil B. DeMille Award for career achievement.

77th Golden Globe Awards

202077th
The Cecil B. DeMille Award is an honorary award bestowed for outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment.

Hollywood Foreign Press Association

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The Cecil B. DeMille Award is an honorary Golden Globe Award bestowed by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) for "outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment".

Film industry

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The HFPA board of directors selects the honorees from a variety of actors, directors, writers and producers who have made a significant mark in the film industry.

9th Golden Globe Awards

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It was first presented at the 9th Golden Globe Awards ceremony in February 1952 and is named in honor of its first recipient, director Cecil B. DeMille.

The Greatest Show on Earth (film)

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DeMille received the award the year his penultimate film, The Greatest Show on Earth, premiered.

2007–08 Writers Guild of America strike

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The award has been presented annually since 1952, with exceptions being 1976 and 2008, the latter due to the 2007–08 Writers Guild of America strike's cancellation of that year's ceremony.

Oprah Winfrey

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In 2018, Oprah Winfrey became the first African-American woman to receive the honor.