John Calley, Lauren Bacall, Roger Corman and Gordon Willis will be this year's recipients of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' testimonial awards.
The academy's board of governors announced Thursday night that Calley would receive the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award and Bacall, Corman and Willis an Honorary Award.
Calley, born in 1930, is a Oscar-nominated producer of such films as "The Remains of the Day" and "Angels & Demons," as well as a former studio executive who served as president and CEO of Sony Pictures Studios. Bacall, 84, made her film debut in 1944's "To Have and Have Not" opposite Humphrey Bogart, whom she married. She has appeared in such classics as "The Big Sleep," "Key Largo" and "How to Marry a Millionaire."
Corman, 83, has produced and directed low-budget motion pictures for the past 50-plus years, including "Swamp Woman" and "Little Shop of Horrors." He's also known for giving several Oscar-winning directors such as Francis Ford Coppola, Martin Scorsese and Ron Howard their big breaks. Willis, 78, is a cinematographer who received Oscar nominations for 1983's "Zelig" and 1990's "The Godfather Part III."