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Lupita Nyong'o and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs at the arrival for the 86th Oscar's Nominee's Luncheon at the Beverly Hilton Hotel
ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood honorees Lupita Nyong'o and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs at the 86th Oscar's Nominee's Luncheon at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Photo Credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images

The 7th annual ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood luncheon is set for Thursday, February 27th and we'll be livestreaming the red-hot red carpet here on ESSENCE.com. The fun begins at 2:30pm ET. RSVP now and save it to your calendar.

You won't want to miss the most fabulous pre-Oscars event this year!

PHOTOS: Relive the Red Carpet from 2013 ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood Event

Also, if you have a question you want us to ask a celeb, leave it in the comments below and we may ask it at the event.

PHOTOS: Fun Pics from the 2013 ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood Photo Booth

At this year's event, newcomer Lupita Nyong'o will be honored with the Best Breakout Performance, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences president Cheryl Boone Isaacs will receive the Trailblazer award for her leadership in the film industry, and Ava DuVernay will receive the Visionary award for her work as a writer, producer, director. The event will also celebrate the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 by paying tribute to legendary performers who were also the freedom fighters of the Civil Rights Movement.

PHOTOS: Lupita Nyong'o's Celebrity Fans

ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood live stream starts at 2:30pm ET on Thursday, February 27.

PHOTO GALLERIES: Exclusive: ESSENCE 2013 'Black Women in Hollywood' Photo Booth