TV and movie veteran James Garner is to be honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award at next February's (05) Screen Actors Guild (SAG) AWARDS in Hollywood.

The former THE ROCKFORD FILES star will claim the prestigious honour during the 11th annual awards on 5 February (05).

A former vice president and board member of the SAG, Garner is a three-time award nominee.

SAG President MELISSA GILBERT says, "James Garner is more than just one of America's finest actors. He is a man who has served his peers, his community and his country with integrity and quiet generosity.

"He epitomises class, style, wit and depth. He serves as a role model for all of America's actors."

22/09/2004 21:01