Andrew Garfield, Glenda Jackson, Amber Riley & More Win 2017 Evening Standard Awards

Andrew Garfield, Glenda Jackson, Amber Riley & More Win 2017 Evening Standard Awards
Andrew Garfield in "Angels in America"
(Photo: Helen Maybanks)

Andrew Garfield, the acclaimed actor who is poised to reprise his London performance in Angels in America on Broadway, was among those honored with Evening Standard Awards on December 3 at Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. Other notable winners included Glenda Jackson (slated for a Broadway return in Three Tall Women) who won for her turn in King Lear, and Glee alum Amber Riley, who took home an Evening Standard Award for Dreamgirls. The annual awards were co-hosted by the Evening Standard's owner, Evgeny Lebedev, Vogue editor-in-chief Dame Anna Wintour, Tony nominee Cate Blanchett and Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda. The onstage host for the evening was Phoebe Waller-Bridge. The complete list of winners can be found below.

Best Actor
Andrew Garfield, Angels in America

Natasha Richardson Award for Best Actress
Glenda Jackson, King Lear

Best Musical Performance
Amber Riley, Dreamgirls

Best Play
The Ferryman by Jez Butterworth

Evening Standard Radio 2 Audience Award for Best Musical
Bat Out of Hell

Milton Shulman Award for Best Director
Sam Mendes, The Ferryman

Best Design
Bunny Christie, Heisenberg

Charles Wintour Award for Most Promising Playwright
Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, An Octoroon

Emerging Talent Award
Tom Glynn-Carney, The Ferryman