August 19, 2014 00:02:23 GMT
The Screen Actors Guild will award its 51st Lifetime Achievement Award to the multi-talented actress in January.
The multi-talented Debbie Reynolds will receive Screen Actors Guild's Life Achievement Award, it has been announced. The actress, singer and dancer is honored for her career and humanitarian accomplishments.
"I'm thrilled that SAG-AFTRA is presenting our Life Achievement Award to Debbie Reynolds," SAG-AFTRA President Ken Howard said. "She is a tremendously talented performer with a diverse body of screen and stage work, live performances and several hit records. Her generous spirit and unforgettable performances have entertained audiences across the globe, moving us all from laughter to tears and back again. Congratulations, Debbie, on your life achievements."
The 82-year-old entertainer will receive the award at the 21st Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday, January 25. TNT and TBS will air it live at 8ET/5PT.
In the span of her career, Reynolds has been nominated for the Oscars, Emmys, Tonys and Golden Globes. She has starred in more than 50 movies, two Broadway productions and two television series in addition to numerous TV, concert and cabaret appearances.