Men make up 80 percent of all nominees for the 2017 Oscars.
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Last year, Ifill and PBS Newshour co-anchor Judy Woodruff received the WMC Pat Mitchell Lifetime Achievement Award.
CNN beat out MSNBC and FOX with women appearing on screen.
The event was hosted for the first time by Sally Field, two-time Academy Award-winning actor.
Gayle King, co-anchor of “CBS This Morning” and three-time Emmy winner, will give the opening remarks at the September 29 event.
The gala will recognize and honor game-changers for women in media.
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