Glamour’s Women of the Year

Glamour Women Of The Year 2016 - Inside

Glamour names Women of the Year – plus Bono


On the honors list:
Miuccia Prada, Gwen Stefani, Black Lives Matter founders, Christine Lagarde, Zendaya, Simone Biles, Ashley Graham, Nadia Murad, Emily Doe and the U2 Frontman



In light of Nov. 8’s presidential election results, talk quickly turned to politics at the annual Glamour Women of the Year awards, held Nov. 14 at NeueHouse Hollywood on Sunset Boulevard.

Hosted by the magazine’s Editor in Chief Cindi Leive and sponsored by L’Oréal Paris, the affair saluted a diverse list of honorees: singer and style icon Gwen Stefani, fashion designer Miuccia Prada, actress Zendaya, Olympic gymnast Simone Biles, Black Lives Matter founders Patrisse Cullors, Alicia Garza and Opal Tometi, model and body acceptance advocate Ashley Graham, International Monetary Fund managing director Christine Lagarde, anti-ISIS activist Nadia Murad, Stanford University sexual assault survivor Emily Doe and Bono, Glamour’s first-ever Man of the Year.

Glamour Women Of The Year 2016 - Backstage
To catch the highlights and see all the other celebrities who showed up, click here for the top takeaways, all detailed in my story for the online edition of the Los Angeles Times.


Top photo: Recording star and style icon Gwen Stefani received honors at the Glamour Women Of The Year Awards  (Photo by Stefanie Keenan/ Getty Images for Glamour)

Second photo: Vogue magazine Editor-in-Chief Anna Wintour presents the award to Muccia Prada at the Glamour Women Of The Year Awards (Photo by Frazer Harrison/ Getty Images for Glamour)

Third photo:  Honoree Zendaya at the Glamour Women Of The Year Awards  (Photo by Jeff Vespa/ Getty Images for Glamour)



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Elle honors Anna Kendrick, Amy Adams, Helen Mirren, Lupita Nyong’o, Kristen Stewart, Kathy Bates, Felicity Jones, Aja Naomi King

Artist Julie Mehretu and LACMA Curator Christine Y. Kim Talk About Art

Carousel of Hope Ball Honors Hollywood Icons Sidney Poitier, Jane Fonda, Sherry Lansing and David Foster

Glamour Women Of The Year 2016 - Inside

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Halle Berry, Jennifer Hudson, Courteney Cox, Cindy Crawford, Ciara at Revlon luncheon for women’s health


Glamour Women of the Year

Published Dec 8, 2016 – Ellen Olivier, Society News LA