United Nations honored the eco-efforts of twenty-six leading indigenous and local communities from across the globe during their annual Equator Prize held at Lincoln Center in New York City. UN Goodwill Ambassador Edward Norton, UNDP Goodwill Ambassador Connie Britton, Al Gore, Alec Baldwin, Kyra Sedgwick, UN Messenger of Peace Jane Goodall, Anne Vyalitsyna, Natasha Bedingfield, Carla Gugino, and Aida Turturro came out to support the winners.
Denzel Washington, Chloe Grace Moretz, Ethan Hawke, Amar'e Stoudemire, Spike Lee, Paz de la Huerta, Luis Guzman, Jay Pharoah, Aida Turturro, Hill Harper and Darlene Rodriguez were among notable names at the special New York City screening of Washington's latest thriller, "The Equalizer."
"The Two Faces of January" stars Viggo Mortensen and Kirsten Dunst came out to support their latest project during the New York premiere at Sunshine Landmark in New York City. Kate and Laura Mulleavy and Derek Blasberg hosted the screening, which was attended by Vanessa Carlton, Thomas Matthews, Timo Wieland, Michael Stipe, Jodie Snyder of DANNIJO, and Cory Kennedy.
LG toasted to the finalists of their new-media art competition, Art of the Pixel, during a star-studded gala attended by Sarah Jessica Parker, Kevin Spacey, Kelly Rutherford, Sandra Lee, and Rebecca Minkoff at Gotham Hall in New York City. LG Art of the Pixel Ambassador Neil Patrick Harris announced John Summerson of Pacific Northwest College of Art as the Grand Prize Winner in New-Media Competition featuring new OLED and Ultra HD 4K displays. The evening included a performance from Sam Smith, who treated attendees to a few songs from his debut album “In the Lonely Hour.”
"A Walk Among The Tombstones" stars Liam Neeson, Dan Stevens, David Harbour, Adam David Thompson, and Mark Consuelos walked the red carpet at the New York City screening of the film hosted by Universal Pictures and Cross Creek Pictures with The Cinema Society. Seth Meyers and Alexi Ashe Meyers, Luke Wilson, Calvin Klein, Donna Karan, Adam Lambert, Carla Gugino, Gilles Mendel, and Johannes Huebl also came out to support the drama.
HSN will launch a special edition of the cookbook, "UNICHEF: Top Chefs Unite in Support of the World’s Children," signed by HSN Chefs Donatella Arpaia, Ingrid Hoffmann, Curtis Stone and Ming Tsai, during the HSN Cares Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF Primetime Special at 10:00 pm EST on September 26th. The cookbook is a collaboration of 40 world-class chefs assembled by U.S. Fund for UNICEF National Board Member Hilary Gumbel. UNICHEF’s contributors were brought together to create an international culinary travelogue of recipes, personal photographs and remembrances. UNICEF Ambassador Marcus Samuelsson, David Chang, Wolfgang Puck, Emeril Lagasse, Sandra Lee, Cat Cora, Jamie Oliver, Giada De Laurentiis and Mario Batali, among others, are included in the collection. Hilary Gumbel has chosen to donate 100 percent of the royalties that she would have received to the U.S. Fund for UNICEF.
After a five year break, the iconic Fashion Rocks concert returned during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week to bring a memorable night mixing music and fashion. Nick Jonas, Miranda Lambert, Jennifer Lopez, Justin Bieber, Ryan Seacrest, Bella Thorne, Reid Perry, Kimberly Perry, Jackie Cruz, Neil Perry, Rita Ora, Kat Graham, and Afrojack were among supporters at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
Diana Taylor inspires women to become entrepreneurs at Jean Shafiroff's annual Le Cirque luncheon for the New York Women's Foundation.
Longtime arts patrons Ann and William Van Ness welcomed guests to their art filled townhouse for a very special kickoff cocktail reception for the committees and honorees of the upcoming Rolex presents NEW YORK NEW YORK a helluva town - Career Transition For Dancers' 29th Anniversary Jubilee which takes place on Monday, October 6, 2014, followed by dinner at The Grand Ballroom at The Hilton New York.
Fashion forward celebs including Sarah Jessica Parker, Miley Cyrus, Keri Russell, Joe Jonas, Naomi Watts, Nicki Minaj, Olivia Munn, Jessica Chastain, Rihanna, Ben Stiller, Rita Ora, Kendall Jenner, Julianne Moore, Zoe Saldana, Adrian Grenier, Nina Dobrev, Pharrell Williams, Justin Theroux, Kate Bosworth, RJ Mitte, Elle Fanning, Whoopi Goldberg, and Caroline Wozniacki, flocked to Lincoln Center and various New York City locations to see what trends are hot for Spring 2015 during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.