Oscar, Emmy and
Plummer will receive the award at a fundraiser in at the Edison Ballroom in
Plummer received the Oscar last year for his supporting role in
Other film credits include "Stage Struck" "in 1958 in which he made his screen debut, "The Return of the Pink Panther," "Babes in Toyland," "The Man Who Would Be King," "Night of the Generals," "Basttle of Britain," "Waterloo,"
His stage debut was in "Henry V" at the Stratford Shakespeare Festival in 1956. A former leading member of the Royal National Theatre under Sir
Plummer was a leading figiure at Canada's Stratford Festival under Sir Tyrone Guthrie and Michael Langham.
Plummer has appeared on Broadway in 17 productions, including "Barrymore," "Inherit the Wind," the musical "Cyrano" and co-starring with past Monte Cristo Award recipient
He also performed as James Tyrone from "Long Day's Journey Into Night" in the
He also received an Emmy for the television mini-series The Thorn Birds."
Plummer, 83, is currently filming "Elsa & Fred," with
The Monte Cristo Award is given to a prominent theater artist in recognition of a distinguished career. Past recipients include
He is the father of