Reuters: Caitlyn Jenner, Victoria Beckham, Reese Witherspoon were among those honoured at the Glamour Women of the Year Awards on Monday night, the 25th edition celebrating those exemplifying courage and inspiration.
Past Olympic champion and reality TV star Caitlyn Jenner, formerly known as Bruce Jenner, hit the star-studded red carpet at New York’s Carnegie Hall in a royal blue dress before accepting “The Transgender Champion” award.
“I was just thrilled to get the call because I feel like I’ve heard so much about this event and it is an extraordinary night to celebrate women and all they’ve accomplished in their different industries,” Witherspoon said.
“… Women are infinitely capable of doing amazing things.”
Other honorees included ballerina Misty Copeland, soccer Team USA and women who survived the deadly shooting in Charleston, South Carolina.