The New York Film Critics Circle (NYFCC) has planted a flag in the ground for the upcoming awards season and will host its annual gala on January 4, 2023.
The group also announced on Tuesday (April 5) that Jordan Hoffman will serve as the 2022 NYFCC chairman and Stephen Garrett will continue as the group’s chief executive.
The recent season’s ceremony, after a delay due to the pandemic, saw former US Vice President Al Gore present Best Documentary to To run awayMartin Scorsese presents best director to eventual Oscar winner Jane Campion for The power of the dogand Guillermo del Toro virtually present best actress at House Of Gucci star Lady Gaga, who accepted her award in person.
Last season’s winners included Best Picture drive my carBest Leading Actor Benedict Cumberbatch for The power of the dogand best first film for the Lost Daughter written and directed by Maggie Gyllenhaal.
“Man plans and God laughs, as the old saying goes, but I am confident that our 2023 ceremony will take place both in person and in January, where it belongs, for the first time since 2020,” said said Hoffman, who looked forward to honoring “an array of innovative, enriching and thought-provoking films and performances.”