Richard Gere to receive George Eastman Award

U.S. actor Richard Gere speaks during a press conference to promote his latest movie "Hachi: A Dog's Story" in Tokyo, Japan, Wednesday, July 8, 2009. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi) (AP)

December 23, 2011 11:22:10 AM PST
Richard Gere is getting a George Eastman Award in upstate New York for his contributions to movies and humanitarian causes.