He's played the President. He's played God. He deserves some recognition.
Yesterday, Morgan Freeman
was honored by the American Film Institute (AFI), who presented him with their Lifetime Achievement Award.
Celebs who attended the event to celebrate Freeman's achievement include Clint Eastwood
, Helen Mirren
, Tim Robbins
, and Forest Whitaker
Here's what Clint Eastwood had to say about Morgan, whom he referred to as "the greatest actor":