Gore to receive International Emmy


NEW YORK -- Actor/director Robert De Niro will be on hand to give former Vice President Al Gore the Founders Award at the 35th annual International Emmys on Monday night in New York.

Gore, who has won the Nobel Prize and an Oscar in recent months, will receive the award for his efforts against global warming, as well as launching Current TV.

The event, hosted by Roger Bart, will also include Elmo, Gloria Reuben, Rob Morrow, Alan Cumming, Eric Bogosian and others. TF1 Group Chairman Patrick Le Lay will receive the Directorate Award.