Actors Sidney Poitier (R) and Harry Belafonte stand during the ...
Feb 18th, 2012
(Reuters) - Actors Sidney Poitier (R) and Harry Belafonte stand during the 43rd Annual NAACP Image Awards at the Shrine auditorium in Los Angeles, California February 17, 2012. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) -
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