Katie Finneran, Marlo Thomas, David Hyde Pierce


Marlo Thomas


Photos by Maryann Lopinto


David Hyde Pierce and Katie Finneran hosted Uta Hagen’s 100th Birthday celebration at Tribeca Rooftop on June 10, 2019.

The evening honored Marlo Thomas with the Uta Hagen Legacy Award along with actor John David Washington honored with the HB Next Generation Award. Long time HB Studio supporter Alexander Bernstein was honored with the HB Community Leader Award.


David Hyde Pierce, Marlo Thomas

Victor Garber, Scott Ellis

Debra Monk


Additional guests included Elaine MayPhil DonohueMercedes RuehlMr. & Mrs. Alan AldaVictor Garber and Rainer AndreesenDeborah MonkScott EllisGus Solomons Jr.Laila RobinsMark BlumJamie Bernstein, and Letty Ferrer (daughter of Ms. Hagen and Jose Ferrer), granddaughter Teresa and great granddaughter Thyra


Thyra (Great Grand Daughter of Uta Hagen_, Letty Ferrer (Daughter (Uta and Jose Ferrer) and Grand daughter Teresa

Alexander Bernstein and daughter Anya


The gala took place two days prior to Ms. Hagen’s 100th birthday, benefiting HB Studio’s world-renowned training and development programs for professional and emerging actors, playwrights, and directors. Gala co-chairs were Jessica & Sebastien Douieb and David C. Rich & Scott Smith.

Stephen Bogardus

Laila Robins

 Peter Francis James.