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October 5, 2012 - 3:34 PM
FILE - This Nov. 7, 2009 file photo originally released by the Breeders' Cup shows Mel Brooks arriving at the 26th Running of the Breeders' Cup World Championships in Santa Anita, Calif. The American Film Institute announced Friday Oct. 5, 2012 that Brooks will be honored with the 41st AFI Life Achievement Award, the highest honor for a career in film. The award will be presented to Brooks at a gala tribute on June 6, 2013 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Breeders' Cup, Katy Winn, file)