The Directors Guild of America and the Motion Picture and Television Fund will host a celebration-of-life memorial and tribute to producer-director Stanley Kramer. The event, also hosted by his widow, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Directors Guild of America, 7920 Sunset Blvd. To RSVP please call (310) 289-5311.
The event, co-hosted by Beau Bridges and Michael Jackson, will feature numerous speakers including Sydney Poitier, Kirk Douglas, Jonathan Winters, Buddy Hackett, Sid Caesar, Stan Freberg, Mickey Rooney, Milton Berle, Edie Adams, Charles Champlin, Irwin Winkler, Jack Shea.
Film clips with Katharine Hepburn will be screened, along with special taped messages from Maximilian Schell and Abby Mann.