Variety’s Power Of Women: New York Red Carpet Photos!
The biggest female entertainment power players are in New York City on Friday for Variety’s Power Of Women: New York event. See the red carpet photos below!
The magazine honored Lupita Nyong’o, Julianne Moore, Vera Wang, Misty Copeland and Megyn Kelly as the Lifetime Impact Honorees for 2016. Other notable names at the event included Alyssa Milano, Mariska Hargitay, Neve Campbell, Donna Karan, Ellen Burstyn, Hoda Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford.
Nyong’o was honored for her work with Mother Health International, which helps women and their children in need, while Moore was recognized for her efforts to stop gun violence with Everytown for Gun Safety. Wang was noted for her support of The Youth Anxiety Center, which helps young people battling anxiety disorders, and Copeland was singled out for her efforts to bring diversity to ballet world. Meanwhile, Kelly was honored at the event for her work with Childhelp, which aids abused children.
Nyong’o, who looked stunning in a Dolce & Gabbana yellow dress with floral detail, tweeted, “Thank you, @Variety for including me in your #PowerofWomen issue! Honored to be in such a smart & talented group.” Last month, Variety publisher Michelle Sobrino Stearns spoke about selecting this year’s honorees. “We are honored to provide a platform that celebrates the outstanding women in entertainment who support and promote philanthropic causes making the world a better place to live,” she said in a statement. Stearns further noted, “Variety’s Power of Women NY is now in its third year in the city and we are excited that once again Lifetime will be joining Variety to fete those individuals who inspire us all to go beyond ourselves.” Check out the photos below from Variety’s Power Of Women: New York event.