The private black-tie gala will be held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood June 6. The ceremony is to air on TNT June 15 and as part of an all-night tribute to Brooks on Turner Classic Movies July 24.
"Brooks will be recognized for his range of mastery as a director, producer, writer, actor and composer," AFI said in a news release.
Among Brooks' comedy classics are "The Producers," "Blazing Saddles" and "Young Frankenstein."
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