NYWIFT announced its honorees for the 37th annual Muse Awards to be held on December 8th, 2016 are actors Mary-Louise Parker, Debi Mazar, and Martha Plimpton, activist Marcia Smith, media executive Jacki Kelley and journalist Amy Goodman.
The Muse Awards is attended by leading executives from major studios, broadcast and cable networks and film, television and digital media production facilities. Mary-Louise Parker, an actor and author, has appeared in numerous films and series and currently is starring on Broadway in Simon Stephens’ Heisenberg. Marcia Smith is co-Founder and president of Firelight Media, a non-profit film organization dedicated to nurturing projects by emerging independent filmmakers and impact producers of color. Martha Plimpton, an award-winning actor in stage, film, and television, currently stars in ABC’s The Real O’Neals and recently starred in the London premiere of the acclaimed play Other Desert Cities. Debi Mazur, an American actor and television personality, currently stars as Maggie on TV Land’s Younger. Jacki Kelley is Chief Operating Officer of Bloomberg Media and 2016-2017 President of the Board of Directors for New York Women in Communications, Inc. Kelley. Amy Goodman is host and executive producer of Democracy Now!, a global, daily, independent, award-winning news program airing on over 1,400 public television and radio stations worldwide.
Honoree Amy Goodman (via WDAY)
Tickets are $165 for most members and $350 for nonmembers. To purchase visit nywift.org/MUSE.