Beau Bridges to receive lifetime achievement award

Bridges poses at the premiere of "The Descendants" at the Samuel Goldwyn theatre in Beverly HillsLOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Beau Bridges will receive an inaugural lifetime achievement award from Theatre West in Hollywood on Thursday evening. The 70-year-old movie, television and stage actor will accept the first Betty Garrett Lifetime Achievement Award (named after the late Broadway actress who helped found Theatre West) during the theater company's 50th anniversary gala at the Taglyan Cultural Complex. Actress Sally Field, his "Norma Rae" co-star, will be on hand to talk about working with Bridges before television producer Norman Lear presents the award. …