The Star of the Year.
What performer has had the biggest year? This could be a movie actor, a musician, a tv star, or even a company.
Previous winners: JJ Abrams, Marvel Studios, Jennifer Lawrence
This year’s EYG Star of the Year:
Lin wrote and starred in the Broadway sensation Hamilton. He won a Tony Award for his performance in the musical, which also won the Tony for Best Musical (and 10 other awards) as well as a Pulitzer Prize for Drama. He also wrote several of the songs for the Disney animated movie, Moana. Miranda has been a huge pop cultural icon for 2016 and is only heading for bigger things.
Runners-up: Amy Adams, Michael Shannon, The Stranger Things kids, “The Rock” Dwayne Johnson, Ryan Gosling, Kate McKinnon, Emma Stone.