Syndey Poitier (L) and Sidney Poitier (R)

Syndey Poitier (L) and Sidney Poitier (R)

EW YORK, NY – MAY 02: Actress Sydney Poitier and father Sidney Poitier attend The Film Society of Lincoln Center’s presentation of the 38th Annual Chaplin Award at Alice Tully Hall on May 2, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Mark Von Holden/Getty Images)