Actress Michelle Williams, star of Steven Spielberg’s new film, The Fabelmans, will receive a Performer Tribute during the 32nd annual Gotham Awards Ceremony.
Jeffrey Sharp, Executive Director of The Gotham Film & Media Institute, stated: “We are exceptionally proud to honor Michelle Williams, whose iconic performances in collaboration with our most renowned directors have defined her as a leading talent of her generation. Since bursting onto the scene as a teenager, Michelle has consistently raised the bar of her craft while pushing the boundaries of her roles. Michelle is a true New Yorker and we are thrilled to claim her as one of our own by recognizing her with a Performer Tribute at this year’s Gotham Awards.”
Steven Spielberg’s The Fabelmans is based on Spielberg’s own childhood and is written by Spielberg and Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Tony Kushner. Williams stars as Mitzi Fabelman, the artistic mother of an aspiring young filmmaker. The film also stars Paul Dano, Gabriel LaBelle, Seth Rogen and Judd Hirsch. Winner of the coveted People’s Choice audience award at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival, The Fabelmans arrives in theaters beginning November 11 and expands nationwide November 23.
Gotham Award Nominations will be announced live on October 25, 2022 by Emmy-nominated actor and star of Pose and American Horror Story on FX and now as Roxie Hart in Chicago on Broadway, Angelica Ross. The Gotham Awards Ceremony will take place on Monday, November 28, 2022 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City.