BEST OF THE YEAR
American filmmaker based in Los Angeles. He is best known for his films Medicine for Melancholy and the critically acclaimed Moonlight.
Miami Northwestern Senior High
Gardnar Mulloy is the 2014 inductee in the Sports category. He is honored for a brilliant athletic career spanning the 20th Century and the start of the 21st; for his unique role in popularizing tennis for sport, exercise, and entertainment, particularly among seniors; and for his selfless work as a champion for animal and human rights. He died on November 14, 2016 in Miami, FL at the age of 102.
Miami Senior High School (Class of 1932)
More information: https://www.tennisfame.com/hall-of-famers/inductees/gardnar-mulloy/
Track and field athlete specializing in the 100-meter hurdles. She is the 2013 World champion and the 2016 Olympic champion in the 100-meter hurdles.
Miami Northwestern Senior High (Class of 2009)
More information: http://www.teamusa.org
Tarell Alvin McCraney
American playwright and actor. He was recently appointed as the incoming chair of playwriting at the Yale School of Drama. He is one of 24 winners of 2013 fellowships from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.
New World School of the Arts (Class of 1999)
More information: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tarell_Alvin_McCraney
Twitter: https://www.facebook.com/Tarell Alvin McCraney
Comic book/Graphic-novel illustrator (Marvel and DC comics) Animator for Disney Studios.
New World School of the Arts (Class of 1990)
More information: http://www.bernardchang.com/
Tony- and Grammy-winning Orchestrator & Record Producer
Hamilton • In the Heights • Dear Evan Hansen
New World School of the Arts (Class of 1992)
More information: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alex_Lacamoire