Chelsea Clinton to be honored for humanitarian work

Variety announced Monday the six women who have been selected to be Variety‘s Lifetime Impact Honorees for their humanitarian work: Clinton; actresses Jessica Chastain, Blake Lively, and Audra McDonald; CBS host Gayle King; and media executive Shari Redstone.

The recipients will be recognized on the next cover of Variety and at the magazine’s Power of Women: New York luncheon on April 21.

When speaking about the recipients, Variety‘s chief revenue officer, Michelle Sobrino Stearns, said, “At the heart of New York City is a vibrant community of strong women in entertainment, media, and politics whose commitment to philanthropy is inspirational.”