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Kirk Douglas Celebrates 100th Birthday with His Famous Family!

Kirk Douglas turned 100 on Friday (December 9) and he celebrated the occasion at a big birthday bash with his famous family in attendance!

The legendary actor posed for a portrait with his wife Anne Buydens, son Michael Douglas, daughter-in-law Catherine Zeta-Jones, and grandchildren Dylan, 16, and Carys, 13. The party was held at the Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Steven Spielberg was at the event and gave a speech.

“I’ve been shooting movies and television shows for now 47 years and I’ve worked with the best of them and you’re the only movie star I ever met,” Steven said. “There is something that you have that no one else ever had.”


Steven Spielberg praises Kirk Douglas at Birthday Party

ALSO WATCH: See the birthday video that Catherine Zeta-Jones made for her father-in-law!

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Catherine Zeta-Jones Makes Video for Kirk Douglas' 100th Birthday!

Catherine Zeta-Jones took to social media to help celebrate the 100th birthday of her father-in-law, Kirk Douglas!

“Happy Birthday Kirk!” the Oscar-winning actress captioned a video featuring lots of photo moments they shared throughout the years.

“100 years old today. Love you Pappy,” the video said before going into photos from the red carpet, family memories, cute family videos, and more.

We compiled some of the most recent photos of Kirk to help celebrate the big day. Go check them out right now!

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Kirk Douglas Turns 100 - See His Latest Photos Here!

Kirk Douglas is celebrating a major milestone today (December 9) – it is his 100th birthday and we’ve gathered some of his most recent photos to mark the special occasion.

The legendary actor was born as Issur Danielovitch on December 9, 1916 in Amsterdam, N.Y. He is the father of three sons – Michael and Joel with ex-wife Diana Dill and Peter with his current wife Anne Buydens. His son Eric passed away in 2004.

Kirk has accomplished many things throughout his career, including three Oscar nominations, an Academy Award for Lifetime Achievement, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom. He has appeared in over 90 movies and is credited as helping the Hollywood Blacklist, which was when entertainment industry professionals were blacklisted due to suspected ties to communism in the 40s and 50s.

Just two months ago, Kirk and his wife Anne attended Hollywood’s Night Under the Stars event in Los Angeles. See that picture here, along with others from the last decade in the gallery!

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Bradley Cooper: Robert De Niro Receives Kirk Douglas Award

Bradley Cooper attends SBIFF’s 2012 Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence In Film during the Santa Monica Film Festival on Saturday (December 8) in Goleta, Calif.

The 37-year-old actor, in Tom Ford, was on hand to support his Silver Linings Playbook co-star Robert De Niro, who was being honored for his work in the film and his career.

Robert‘s wife Grace Hightower, Silver Linings director David O. Russell, and the award’s namesake Kirk Douglas were also in attendance at the gala.

10+ pictures inside of Bradley Cooper and others at the awards gala… More Here! »

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Elle Fanning & Catherine Zeta-Jones: Children at Heart Gala!

Catherine Zeta-Jones and husband Michael Douglas attend the 2011 Children of Chernobyl’s Children at Heart Gala held at Chelsea Piers on Monday (November 21) in New York City.

The 42-year-old actress, who wore an Elie Saab dress, accompanied Michael, 67, as he honored his father Kirk Douglas for supporting CoC, a not-for-profit organization that evacuates kids from the radioactive Chernobyl region and provides them with critical medical care, new homes, and excellent education in Israel.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Catherine Zeta-Jones

Elle Fanning and her older sister Dakota (not pictured) were also honored at the event for their work with Children of Chernobyl.

15+ pictures inside of Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas at the Children At Heart GalaMore Here! »

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Catherine Zeta-Jones: SBIFF With Michael Douglas!

Catherine Zeta-Jones and husband Michael Douglas attend the 2011 Santa Barbara International Film Festival on Thursday (October 13) at the Four Seasons in Santa Barbara, Calif.

The 42-year-old actress came out to support Michael, 67, who was honored with the Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film.

Earlier in the day, Catherine serenaded Michael and some friends at West Hollywood’s Sunset Tower Hotel “by singing tunes from A Little Night Music at the lobby piano,” NY Post reports.

FYI: Catherine is wearing an Amanda Wakeley dress with Sutra jewelry.

15+ pictures inside of Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas at SBIFF…
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