Steve Buscemi and Neil Patrick Harris are to be honoured for their contribution to the arts in New York City with the Made in NY Award.

The actors, along with comedian Louis C.K., actress Rosie Perez, and Sex and the City producer Jane Raab, are among the individuals who will be feted for their significant contributions to the city.

Meanwhile, documentarian Albert Maysles, whose credits include The Rolling Stones' tour chronicles in 1970's Gimme Shelter and 1976's haunting Grey Gardens, will be handed the Mayor's Award for Lifetime Achievement.

The honourees will be feted at a ceremony in Brooklyn on 10 November (14).