The NYWIFT Muse Awards will return in person

Tuesday, March 28th at 11 AM at Cipriani 42nd Street! 


Thank you for your interest in attending Muse!
Registration has now closed. If you would like to be added to the wait list, please email


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For 42 years, New York Women in Film & Television has presented the Muse Awards annual gala holiday luncheon celebrating women of vision and achievement. Each year, remarkable and accomplished women are honored with this prestigious award. It is NYWIFT’s flagship fundraising event — a highlight of the New York City entertainment industry calendar — and is attended by an enthusiastic audience of 1,200 leading executives from every major studio, broadcast and cable network, and film production facility.

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We are proud to announce our 2023 honorees:

Arianna Bocco
President, IFC Films

Danielle Brooks
Actor and Singer
The Mayor’s Office of Media & Entertainment Made in NY Award

Deborah Chow
Director, Writer, Executive Producer
Nancy Malone Directing Award

Maria Hinojosa
Journalist, Anchor, Executive Producer
Enid Roth Award for Excellence in Journalism

Sandra Lee
Advocate, Activist, Philanthropist, Home Life Expert

Freida Pinto
Actor, Activist, Producer

Lauren Ridloff
Loreen Arbus Changemaker Award

Sharon Stone
Actor, Artist, Humanitarian

Janet Yang
Producer and President, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences


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Thank you to all who attended the 42nd Annual NYWIFT Muse Awards

on Thursday, December 16th, 2021


Watch the Recording of Muse 2021

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Muse. Awards. Swag. Is. Here!

We are thrilled to launch our 2021 NYWIFT Muse Awards boutique! Go online now to our Bonfire store to purchase NYWIFT Muse Awards mugs and apparel.

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Nomination Form     Past Honorees


2020 Muse Awards Highlights

2019 Muse Awards Highlights

2018 Muse Awards Highlights

2017 Muse Awards Highlights

2016 Muse Awards Highlights

2015 Muse Awards Highlights

2014 Muse Awards Highlights



We can’t wait to see you again for the return to in-person Muse. This year is extra special because we’re adding a selfie booth from DigiBooths a DigiGroup Entertainment company and great resource for photo booths or any other entertainment.