Award for Mad Men’s women
January Jones, Elisabeth Moss and Christina Hendricks
ACTOR Laura Linney, director Sofia Coppola and the female stars of hit TV drama Mad Men will be celebrated at the 2013 Crystal and Lucy Awards, which honours the top women in the entertainment industry. The female cast of Mad Men, including Christina Hendricks, January Jones, and Elisabeth Moss, have been named the winners of this year’s Lucy Award for Excellence in Television. Mystic River star Linney will be the toast of the ceremony as the recipient of the Crystal Award for Excellence in Film, while Lost in Translation filmmaker Coppola will pick up the Dorothy Arzner Directors Award. Teenage Oscar nominee Hailee Steinfeld will be handed the Max Mara Face of the Future Award. In addition, Star Wars icon George Lucas will be feted with the Norma Zarky Humanitarian Award for his efforts in building a cultural arts museum in California. The prizes will be handed out at the 40th annual event in Los Angeles on June 12.
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