September 16 at the Moscow Academic Theater. Vl. Mayakovsky, for the twelfth time, a solemn ceremony of presenting one of the most authoritative awards in the capital - "Person of the Year" according to the GQ magazine took place. This year's award partners are Samsung Electronics, luxury car maker Audi, Christian Louboutin shoe brand and Johnnie Walker alcohol brand. The humorous tone of the festive evening was set by a sparkling artistic tandem - Ivan Urgant and Alexander Tsekalo. The winners traditionally received crystal letters GQ on the stage of the theater.
The list of nominations for the twelfth GQ Awards has been updated: the publication's team has replaced the Writer of the Year nomination with an equally authoritative Director of the Year category.
The leader in the number of readers' votes and the owner of the main title "Person of the Year 2014" was the General Director of Channel One Konstantin Ernst, who produced the opening and closing ceremonies of the XXII Winter Olympic Games in Sochi.
Full list of GQ Person of the Year 2014 winners:
"Person of the Year" / "Producer of the Year" - Konstantin Ernst (opening and closing ceremonies of the XXII Winter Olympic Games in Sochi)
Actor of the Year - Leonid Yarmolnik ("It's Hard to Be God")
Man from TV - Dmitry Nagiyev ("The Voice", STS - "Kitchen", TNT - "Fizruk")
Director of the Year - Andrey Zvyagintsev (Leviathan)
Discovery of the Year - Alexander Pal ("Bitter!")
Musician of the Year - Sergey Shnurov
Businessman of the Year - Sergey Galitsky (FC Krasnodar, founder of the Magnit network)
Restaurateur of the Year - Alexander Rappoport ("Chinese Letter")
Athlete of the Year - Victor An (short track)
Woman of the Year - Elena Lyadova (Leviathan)
Journalist of the Year - Ilya Azar (Lenta.ru, Ekho Moskvy, for reports from Ukraine)
Trendsetter of the Year - Ilya Lichtenfeld (Gipsy, FF Bar, Denis Simachev Shop & Bar)
Nomination "Step Forward" with the support of Samsung Galaxy Note 4 - Yuri Kolokolnikov
Guests of the ceremony: Konstantin Ernst, Karina Dobrotvorskaya, Anita Gigovskaya, Sergei Kapkov, Vyacheslav Murugov, Maria Fedorova, Kim Belov, Ivan Urgant, Alexander Tsekalo, Ksenia Solovieva, Svetlana Bondarchuk, singer Elka, Denis Simachev, Nadezhda Mikhalinekova and Rezo, Yana Rudkovskaya, Ksenia Wagner, Igor Krutoy with his daughter Vika, Andrey Fomin, Kira Plastinina, Khibla Gerzmava, Nikolay Uskov, Irina Khakamada, Evgenia Mikulina, Oksana Lavrentieva, Mark Garber, Oksana Bondarenko, Basta, Mikhail and Lili Idov, Mikhail Druyan, Marina Maksimovskaya, Vasily Tsereteli and Kira Sakarello, Aidan Salakhova, Alisa Khazanova and Dmitry Shokhin, Marius Weisberg, Anna Chipovskaya, Sofiko Shevardnadze, Svetlana Zakharova, Ida Lolo and Alexei Kiselev, Ksenia Stilingarova, Isellona Trudellonov and Svetlana Ustinova, Sati Spivakova,Sergei and Anastasia Ryabtsovs, Snezhana Georgieva, Konstantin Kryukov and Alina Alekseeva, Ekaterina Mukhina and Pavel Kornilov, Rasim and Alla Akperovs, Margarita Lieva, Galina and Sergei Mazayevs, Marina Kim, Konstantin and Varvara Remchukovs, Stanislav and Daria Lisicatov Luchaninova, Stella Aminova, Yulia Baranovskaya, Yulia Vizgalina and many others.
The video broadcast of the ceremony “GQ Person of the Year” will be shown by STS TV channel on the night of September 19-20 at 00:20.