By Stephen M. Silverman
Updated January 29, 2002 01:00 AM
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Those wild and crazy boys of Cambridge, Mass., are at it again. On Monday they named “Die Hard” action star Bruce Willis (who showed his sensitive side in “The Sixth Sense”) and “Sex and the City” star Sarah Jessica Parker as Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals’s man and woman of the year. The actors will receive the traditional brass “Pudding Pots” in two separate ceremonies presented by the nation’s oldest undergraduate organization next month, university officials told the Associated Press. These awards go to performers who have made “a lasting and impressive contribution to the world of entertainment.” Parker’s fete is set for Feb. 7, while Willis will get his on Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14. As dictated by tradition, Parker, 36, will lead a parade of a men outfitted in drag through Harvard Square before she is roasted (comically) and presented her “Pudding Pot” at the Hasty Pudding Theater. Willis, 46, will be dressed in drag when he’s treated to the Harvard troupe’s opening night performance of “Snow Place Like Home.” That’s part of the tradition, too. Previous Hasty Pudding recipients include Anthony Hopkins and Drew Barrymore last year, and before them: Jodie Foster, Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts, Robert DeNiro, Tom Cruise and Harrison Ford. Parker and Willis starred together in the 1993 action clunker “Striking Distance.”