Transcript for 2013 Governor's Awards Honors Angelina Jolie
Huge night in hollywood, angelina jolie taking center stage to receive one of academy's highest awards. Also honored for notable film careers, steve martin and angela lansbury and our rachel smith was in the middle of it all. Reporter: Even for hollywood superstars who have seen it all. This was my first time being at the governors awards. Reporter: It's one prestigious spectacle. I try to be here until they kick me out. Reporter: The golden statutettes of the evening going to angelina jolie receiving the jean herschel award. When I met survivors of war and famine, I learned what life is like for most people in the world, we are all, everyone in this room, so fortunate. Reporter: Actress angela lansbury, what. What an incredible moment. Reporter: And steve martin. All receiving honorary awards. It's about time we see you at the governors awards. They're considered the highest honor an actor can receive in mid-november. Reporter: Steve's funny friend relishing the opportunity to present their pal with the honor. My wife who is as beautiful as she is smart. And -- I knew that I wasn't going to make it through this speech. I read it to my dog this morning and wept. Reporter: This star-studded event also swirling with oscar buzz this evening. Shining golden statue. Of course. Look at me now. I can't believe I'm making a scene with the "forrest gump" guy. Reporter: For "good morning america," rachel smith, abc news, hollywood. I can't believe I'm making a scene with the "forrest gump" guy. That was really cool. Coming up here on "good morning america" -- lady gaga
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