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GQ Men of the Year Awards in Association with Hugo Boss Returns With a Virtual Ceremony

By Jess Browne-Swinburne

14 Oct 2020

GQ Men Of The Year Awards returns for its 23rd year on Thursday 26th November 2020 with a virtual ceremony, in association with HUGO BOSS.

The night will see GQ celebrate the inspirational men and women who have shaped the world’s cultural landscape in style, politics, entertainment, sport and more.

All of the winners will be interviewed and filmed by GQ, with creative production by Black Dog Films. The full ceremony will be available to view via YouTube on Thursday 26th November 2020 at 8:00pm.

Dylan Jones, Editor-In-Chief of GQ, commented, “I’m thrilled to announce the return of the GQ Men Of The Year Awards for 2020. The Covid-19 pandemic has changed life as we know it and so this year for the first time in British GQ history, our ceremony will be held virtually. Despite not being held under one roof, it will be a night to remember, as we celebrate the influential and iconic men and women who best represent GQ and continue to push the boundaries on the world’s cultural stage.”

Previous winners and hosts of the GQ Men Of The Year Awards include: HRH The Prince Of Wales, Nicole Kidman, Stormzy, Iggy Pop, Sir Ian McKellen, Kylie Minogue, John Legend, Chrissy Teigen, Chris Hemsworth, Donatella Versace, Rose McGowan, Jeff Goldblum, Kim Kardashian West, Emilia Clarke, Amy Schumer, Samuel L Jackson, Will Ferrell, Jack Whitehall, James Bay, Woody Harrelson, Sir Elton John, Ronnie Wood, Emma Watson, Idris Elba, Pippa Middleton, Michael Douglas, Zayn Malik, Sir Patrick Stewart, José Mourinho, Bob Geldof and Anthony Joshua.

GQ would like to thank its headline event partner, HUGO BOSS, for supporting GQ Men Of The Year Awards 2020 and would also like to extend its thanks to the following additional sponsors: Maddox Gallery and Peroni.