Tom Hanks has been tapped to present "M*A*S*H" icon Alan Alda with the Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award at the 25th annual SAG Awards.
The Life Achievement Award is given annually to those who promote the finest ideals of the acting profession.
Alda will be the 55th recipient of the Life Achievement Award when the SAG Awards ceremony is aired live on TNT and TBS on Jan. 27.
Past recipients include Morgan Freeman, Lily Tomlin, Dick Van Dyke, Carol Burnett, Debbie Reynolds, Rita Moreno, Mary Tyler Moore, Betty White and James Garner.
The actor is also known for starring in television shows such as "The West Wing" and for appearing in episodes of "ER," "30 Rock," "The Blacklist," "The Big C," "Horace and Pete," "The Good Fight" and "Ray Donovan."
Alda's film credits include "Gone Are the Days!," "Manhattan Murder Mystery," "Crimes and Misdemeanors," "Sweet Liberty," "The Four Seasons," "The Aviator" and "The Longest Ride."