The SAG Awards are coming. After the red carpet was rolled up from the Golden Globe Awards, the fans are readying for the next major award show happening soon. The SAG Awards are looking to make a huge statement when the awards are passed out. One moment everyone is talking up is when Alec Baldwin and Carl Reiner hands Dick Van Dyke the Lifetime Achievement Award. On Wednesday the Screen Actors Guild shared details on the moment Hollywood is whispering about.
“We are look forward to watching our Ambassador Alec Baldwin present @SAGawards Lifetime Achievement Award to Dick Van Dyke! @ABFalecbaldwin,” tweeted the Screen Actors Guild Foundation from their official Twitter account. The message was forwarded dozens of time and one of those forward messages was from Alec Baldwin who gets the special honor of being part of the moment.
As everyone knows, Dick Van Dyke is a legend when it comes to entertainment. Covering television and movies, the man made comedy look so easy. While fans always differ on the favorite part of the entertainer’s career, one film that stands out from the rest is Mary Poppins. Playing the chimney sweeper, he character has been idolized for generations.
While Dick Van Dyke hits the stage on January 27, 2013, the world will be watching as he accepts his award. It will be a deserving occasion to recognize a man who brought joy into the homes of millions.