2009 Michael Douglas Tribute

The 37th AFI Life Achievement Award was presented to Michael Douglas at a Gala Tribute on June 11, 2009, at Sony Pictures Studios in Los Angeles, California. The Tribute special aired on TV Land on July 19, 2009.

At the Gala Tribute, more than 1,000 guests and presenters gathered to celebrate Douglas. Presenters included Warren Beatty, Annette Bening, Benicio Del Toro, Danny DeVito, Kirk Douglas, Bob Dylan, Tobey Maguire, Matthew McConaughey, Martin Sheen, Oliver Stone, Sharon Stone, Kiefer Sutherland, Steven Swankay, Kathleen Turner and Catherine Zeta-Jones. The AFI Life Achievement Award was presented to Douglas by Jack Nicholson.