“I’m surrounded by Hollywood royalty including a knight and a dame,” Bruckheimer said.
Jerry Bruckheimer, composter Hans Zimmer, Linda Bruckheimer, and Jon Turteltaub
“It’s nice to know in some small way we helped to make you a little richer,” Turteltaub said. “We all have tonight.”
Jerry Bruckheimer and Cuba Gooding Jr.
aramount Pictures Chairman/CEO Brad Grey, Viacom Executive Chairman Sumner Redstone and Jerry Bruckheimer
Former L.A. Kings hockey star Wayne Gretzky and Luc Robitaille got on the podium too. “I’ve never seen so many people to present one award,” Gretzky said.
Bruce Willis made the actual presentation quoting Bruckheimer as saying, “he’s just a guy with his hand in the popcorn but tonight he’s getting something else in his hand.”
American Cinematheque chairman Rick Nicita and Jerry Bruckheimer