Cate Blanchett will receive the 2014 Crystal Award for Excellence in Film. She is a two-time Academy Award winner for "Blue Jasmine" and "The Aviator" and has been nominated for three additional Academy Awards. Most recently seen in New York in Uncle Vanya, Blanchett's stage work includes Oleanna, A Streetcar Named Desire, Hedda Gabler and The Seagull.
"Scandal" star and Emmy nominee Kerry Washington will receive The Lucy Award for Excellence in Television. Her film work includes "Ray," "Django Unchained" and "For Colored Girls," and she has performed onstage in Race.
Emmy nominee Rose Byrne will be honored with the Women In Film Max Mara Face of the Future Award. Her screen work includes "Damages," "Bridesmaids" and "Annie."
Academy Award winner Jennifer Lee, who directed and wrote the screenplay for the animated film "Frozen," will receive the 2014 Dorothy Arzner Directors Award. "Desperate Housewives" star Eva Longoria will be honored with the 2014 Norma Zarky Humanitarian Award.