Museum of Moving Image honoring Eastwood

Robert De Niro, Julia Roberts among past recipients

New York City's Museum of the Moving Image will honor Clint Eastwood at its 25th annual Salute on Dec. 1.

"Celebrating over five decades of making movies, Clint Eastwood is a man with phenomenal talent, both onscreen and behind the camera," museum director Rochelle Slovin said in announcing the honor.

Eastwood joins the ranks of honorees including Robert De Niro, Dustin Hoffman, Tom Hanks, Sidney Poitier, Julia Roberts, Martin Scorsese, Steven Spielberg and James Stewart.