Ruby Dee accepts the award for outstanding performance by a female actor in a supporting role for her work in "American Gangster" from presenter Viggo Mortensen at the 14th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2008, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
November 9, 2011 7:31:03 AM PST
NEW YORK (AP) -November 9, 2011 --
Contrary to a flood of tweets overnight, Ruby Dee is very much alive.