NY Women in Film & TV 39th Muse Awards to Honor Parker, Nishimura, Burstyn

2017 Muse Awards L-R: Julie Dash, Terry Lawler, Regina K. Scully, Nancy Giles, Alysia Reiner, Amy Emmerich, Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul, Judith Light, Laura Dern, Simone Pero



New York Women in Film & Television (NYWIFT) is proud to present the 39th Annual Muse Awards gala luncheon on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at the New York Hilton Midtown hotel, located at 1335 6th Ave. Actor and CBS Commentator Nancy Giles will emcee the afternoon’s event, which celebrates women of outstanding vision and achievement both in front of and behind the camera in film, television and digital media. The honorees for this year’s Muse Awards are some of the most extraordinary women in the business: Sarah Jessica Parker, a New York City icon and one of the most well-known actors and producers of our time; Lisa Nishimura, Academy and Emmy Award winning Vice President of Original Documentary and Comedy Programming at Netflix; and Ellen Burstyn, one of the few actresses with the Triple Crown of Acting after winning multiple Academy Awards, two Emmy Awards and a Tony Award.

NYWIFT is also proud to announce that Terry Lawler, NYWIFT’s Executive Director, will be presented with this year’s Made in NY Award from the New York City Mayor’s Office of Media & Entertainment.


Tickets are $165 for most New York Women in Film & Television members and $350 for nonmembers. Corporate tables for $3500 or sponsorships starting at $5000 are also available. To purchase, please visit nywift.org/MUSE.