Gossett Jr., Rev. Jackson honored by Urban League

November 9, 2013 8:53:33 PM PST
Academy Award-winning actor Louis Gossett Jr. is honored Saturday night in Chicago.

Gossett received the Bill Berry Civil Rights Award, along with the Reverend Jesse Jackson.

The 52nd annual Urban League Golden Fellowship Dinner took place at the Chicago Hilton.

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Governor Pat Quinn were also on hand for Saturday night's awards.

A special video presentation honored Reverend Jackson for his years of work as a civil rights leader.