New York Women in Film and Television
have announced the recipients of their annual Muse awards. Actresses Mariska Hargitay (of Law and Order
fame) and Lucy Liu (currently starring on Elementary
) will be honored, as well as documentary filmmaker Lisa F. Jackson (known for the HBO documentary Sex Crimes Unit
They will also be giving the Loreen Arbus Award to Debra Zimmerman, the director of Women Make Movies, which focuses on helping female directors with the moviemaking process.
The awards will be given on December 13 at a reception in New York.
Muse recipients named (Variety)