Tony Winner Arkin to Be Honored By Film Society of Lincoln Center

News   Tony Winner Arkin to Be Honored By Film Society of Lincoln Center
Tony Award winner Alan Arkin — who has also enjoyed a long career on film — will be saluted by the Film Society of Lincoln Center with "An Evening with Alan Arkin" Dec. 19 at the Walter Reade Theater.

Following a screening of his work in the comedy "Little Miss Sunshine," associate director of programming Kent Jones will lead a discussion with the star as clips from his screen career are shown. Arkin started on the stage in St. Louis and then Chicago's Second City. The Brooklyn native made his Broadway debut in Enter Laughing and subsequently played in Luv. He then took to directing, staging Broadway's Hail Scrawdyke!, Molly, Taller Than a Dwarf and The Sunshine Boys — which earned him a Tony nomination.

Arkin's film work includes "Russians," "Wait Until Dark," "Catch-22," "Last of the Red Hot Lovers," "Edward Scissorhands," "The In-Laws," "Glengarry Glen Ross" and "Slums of Beverly Hills," among many more.

For tickets to the event at the Walter Reade (accessible — due to construction — at 165 West 65th Street close to Amsterdam Ave., via escalator, elevator or stairs up to the plaza level) call (212) 875-5600 or visit

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