Actor Ernest Borgnine received the Life Achievement award at the 17th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in January 2011 for over 70 years of work on film and television.

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Ernest Borgnine (January 24, 1917 – July 8, 2012) was an American film and television actor whose career spanned more than six decades. He was an unconventional lead in many films of the 1950s, winning the Academy Award for Best Actor in 1955 for Marty. On television, he played Quinton McHale in the 1962–1966 series McHale's Navy and co-starred in the mid-1980s action series Airwolf, in addition to a wide variety of other roles. Borgnine earned an Emmy Award nomination at age 92 for his work on the series ER. He was also known for being the original voice of Mermaid Man on SpongeBob Square Pants from 1999 to 2012. In 2000, Borgnine received his 50-year pin as a Freemason in Abingdon Lodge No. 48, Abingdon, Virginia. He joined the Scottish Rite Valley of Los Angeles in 1964, received the KCCH in 1979, was coroneted a 33° Inspector General Honorary in 1983, and received the Grand Cross of the Court of Honor in 1991.

In 2012, the Scottish Rite Long Beach lodge named its theatre after one of the most successful members.


At the unveiling 2012.

Ernest Borgnine Theatre


​855 Elm AVe, long beach, CA. 90813

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Created by Brendan Conway and Jeff Krulik, Edited by Michael Krulik and Erica Parker

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Ernest Borgnine Theatre
at the Long Beach Scottish Rite
855 Elm Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90813, United States
Contact Director  Tim Cable
phone is 562-435-8381