Politicians and Celebrities Turn Out for Norman Lear’s 90th Birthday — PICTURES

June 21, 2012, 3:44 p.m.

The People for the Amer­ic­an Way Found­a­tion hos­ted a 90th birth­day party for tele­vi­sion pro­du­cer and writer Nor­man Lear at the Kennedy Cen­ter for the Per­form­ing Arts on Thursday. Politi­cians and celebrit­ies graced the red car­pet out­side an open­ing cock­tail party.