37 New Yorkers Making an Impact in Entertainment

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Variety’s New York Impact Report embraces the persistence and perseverance of the folks in the biz. This year, we’ve all dealt with a global pandemic, racial reckoning, protests, contentious election campaigns, a Supreme Court upheaval and an economic meltdown, but, like a lot of us, showbiz has responded not with despair but with fundraisers, organizing for racial equity and generally adapting business models to not only create safe and productive work spaces for employees, but also to continue to keep the entertainment industry humming.