Shirley MacLaine to receive AARP career achievement award

Shirley Maclaine will be honoured with AARP’s annual Movies For Grownups Career Achievement Award next year (19).
The Postcards from the Edge star will be feted at the 18th annual Movies For Grownups Awards gala on 4 February in Beverly Hills, California.
“The award means a lot to me personally because AARP was there when I began,” the actress says. “Many thanks to AARP for bestowing this award.”
“We are delighted to give this award to Shirley MacLaine, a remarkable performer and a true original, who has charmed and entertained us decade after decade,” Myrna Blyth, senior vice president and editorial director for AARP Media, says.
Past recipients of the accolade include Helen Mirren, Morgan Freeman, Michael Douglas, Robert Redford, and Robert De Niro.