Winners of the Cecil B. DeMille Award

Woody Allen will be the recipient of the Cecil B. DeMille Award at this year's Golden Globes. As with his attendance record at the Academy Awards, odds are he won't show up in person to receive it.  It's a prestigious honor, though, meant to celebrate outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment.

Here is the full list of previous winners:

1952 - Cecil B. DeMille
1953 - Walt Disney
1954 - Darryl F. Zanuck
1955 - Jean Hersholt
1956 - Jack L. Warner
1957 - Mervyn LeRoy
1958 - Buddy Adler
1959 - Maurice Chevalier
1960 - Bing Crosby
1961 - Fred Astaire
1962 - Judy Garland
1963 - Bob Hope
1964 - Joseph E. Levine
1965 - James Stewart
1966 - John Wayne
1967 - Charlton Heston
1968 - Kirk Douglas
1969 - Gregory Peck
1970 - Joan Crawford
1971 - Frank Sinatra
1972 - Alfred Hitchcock
1973 - Samuel Goldwyn
1974 - Bette Davis
1975 - Hal B. Wallis
1976 - (No Recipient)
1977 - Walter Mirisch
1978 - Red Skelton
1979 - Lucille Ball
1980 - Henry Fonda
1981 - Gene Kelly
1982 - Sidney Poitier
1983 - Laurence Olivier
1984 - Paul Newman
1985 - Elizabeth Taylor
1986 - Barbara Stanwyck
1987 - Anthony Quinn
1988 - Clint Eastwood
1989 - Doris Day
1990 - Audrey Hepburn
1991 - Jack Lemmon
1992 - Robert Mitchum
1993 - Lauren Bacall
1994 - Robert Redford
1995 - Sophia Loren
1996 - Sean Connery
1997 - Dustin Hoffman
1998 - Shirley MacLaine
1999 - Jack Nicholson
2000 - Barbra Streisand
2001 - Al Pacino
2002 - Harrison Ford
2003 - Gene Hackman
2004 - Michael Douglas
2005 - Robin Williams
2006 - Anthony Hopkins
2007 - Warren Beatty
2008 - (No Recipient)
2009 - Steven Spielberg
2010 - Martin Scorsese
2011 - Robert De Niro
2012 - Morgan Freeman
2013 - Jodie Foster
2014 - Woody Allen

Is Woody "ready for his closeup, Mr. DeMille?"  I hope he makes an appearance.
(I'll try to remember to update this every year.)

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