NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED FOR THE 2017 ANNUAL METROPOLITAN FASHION AWARDS RECOGNIZING OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENTS IN FASHION AND COSTUME DESIGN IN MOTION PICTURES, TELEVISION AND LIVE PERFORMANCE

Winners will be announced at the Fifth Annual Metropolitan Fashion Week

Closing Gala & Fashion Awards on October 5th at Arcadia Performing Arts Center.

HOLLYWOOD, SEPT. 7, 2017Nominations for the 2017 METROPOLITAN FASHION AWARDS honoring outstanding achievements in fashion and costume design in motion pictures, television, and live performance were announced today by Metropolitan Fashion Week Founder Eduardo Khawam The winners will be revealed during the 5th Annual Metropolitan Fashion Week Closing Gala and Fashion Awards to be held Thursday, October 5th at Arcadia Performing Arts Center

Winners in each category will be voted on by the Metropolitan Fashion Awards Committee. The general public will have an opportunity to vote for the People’s Choice Award. To share People’s Choice ballot and to vote click here.

In addition to the awards, guests will enjoy a one-of-a-kind fashion show featuring haute couture gowns and costumes inspired by artwork from the J. Paul Getty Museum and created by national and international celebrity costume and fashion designers.

 

NOMINEES FOR THE 2017 METROPOLITAN FASHION AWARDS ARE:

Costume Designer of the Year – Motion Picture

  • Atomic Blonde – Cindy Evans
  • Beauty and the Beast – Jacqueline Durran
  • Dunkirk – Jeffrey Kurland
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 – Judianna Makovsky
  • Wonder Woman – Lindy Hemming

Costume Designer of the Year – TV

  • EMPIRE – Paolo Nieddu, Mary Lane & Jennifer Salim
  • Homeland – Katina Le Kerr
  • RuPaul’s Drag Race – Zaldy Goco
  • Suits – Jolie Andreatta
  • This Is Us – Hala Bahmet
  • The Last Tycoon – Janie Bryant

Costume Designer of the Year – Live Performance

  • Celine Dion Las Vegas – Annie Horth
  • Hamilton – Paul Tazewell
  • Circus 1903 – Angela Aaron
  • Luzia by Cirque Du Soleil – Giovanna Buzzi

Outstanding Ensemble for Make-up Artist and Hair Stylist – Motion Picture

  • Atomic Blonde – Rita Balla, Enzo Angileri, Winnie Mattheus, Paul Pattison & Francesca Tolot
  • Beauty and the Beast – Jenny Shircore
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 – John Blake & Camille Friend

Outstanding Ensemble for Make-up Artist and Hair Stylist – TV

  • EMPIRE – Beverly Jo Pryor & Melissa Forney
  • Masters Of Sex – Mary Ann Valdes, Matthew Holman-Key, George Guzman & John McCormick
  • RuPaul’s Drag Race – Gabriel Villarreal & David Petruschin
  • The Last Tycoon – Theraesa Rivers & Lana Horochowski

Fashion Designer of the Year

  • David Tupaz
  • Christian Siriano
  • Michael Costello
  • Stephane Rolland
  • Zuhair Murad

Fashion Commentator of the Year – TV

  • Brad Goreski – Fashion Police
  • Derek Blasberg – CNN
  • Maria Menounos – E News
  • Robin Roberts – GMA Live From the Red Carpet OSCARS
  • Quique Usales – Al Rojo Vivo

Fashion Influencer of the Year

  • Gigi Hadid
  • Hailey Baldwin
  • Jaden Smith
  • Kendall Jenner
  • Lily-Rose Depp

Fashion Program of the Year TV

  • Fashion Police
  • Suelta La Sopa
  • States of Undress with Hailey Gates
  • RuPaul’s Drag Race
  • Project Runway
  • The Real

 

The Metropolitan Fashion Week Closing Gala attracts guests including industry professionals, celebrities, international designers and influencer in the fashion world. In the past Metropolitan Fashion Week has raised over $13 million for charity. This year’s Metropolitan Fashion Week Project Imaginations goal is to raise over 1,000,000 school supplies for underprivileged schools. All school supplies collected between Metropolitan Fashion Week Opening Runway Show – Costume Contest & our Metropolitan Fashion Week Closing Gala & Fashion Awards show on October 5, 2017 will be donated to SCHOOLS affected by the Hurricanes.

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