What do you get when you put Tina Fey, Jack Black, Dan Aykroyd, Amy Poehler, Carl Reiner, Mel Brooks, Martin Short, Diane Keaton, Queen Latifah, Lily Tomlin, Steve Carell, Conan O’Brien and Sarah Silverman in a room together? One hell of a rollicking good time filled with laughs, all in celebration of the illustrious career of Steve Martin.
The occasion was the American Film Institute’s gala celebration honoring Martin with the 43rd AFI Life Achievement Award. The program premieres Saturday, June 13, on TBS, but the ceremony has already taken place. For a head’s-up on what to expect, please click here to read TVWeek Open Mic blogger Hillary Atkin’s full report.