A glamorous Jada Pinkett Smith arrives at the First Annual ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon, where she received an award in the Film category.
Actor Will Smith, who ranks #1 on the Black Hollywood Power List, is all smiles in support of his wife Jada being honored.
Actress Kerry Washington joins the lavish affair. Read our exclusive interview with Kerry on life in Hollywood.
The legendary Quincy Jones works his way to the luncheon. He also graces the cover of ESSENCE’s March issue
Visionary Award recipient Suzanne de Passe lights up the red carpet.
Actress Holly Robinson Peete strikes a pose.
Actress Pauletta Washington makes her way to the luncheon. One of her most famous roles is being the wife of actor Denzel Washington.
Actress Regina Hall is stunning in her detailed suit
Actress, comedian and television host Niecy Nash brightens up the red carpet with her signature flower to match.
Actress Salli Richardson makes a graceful entrance.
Michelle Ebanks, President Essence Communications Inc. welcomes Legend Award recipient Ruby Dee to the luncheon.
Actress Kimberly Elise strolls to the luncheon.
Actress Sanaa Lathan smiles sweetly as she makes her way inside.
Veteran actress Regina King takes a break from acting and voiceovers to attend the event.
Star Jones steps out in style.
Actress Nicki Micheaux happily joins the celebration of Black women in Hollywood.
Actress Regina Taylor eases on down the red carpet.
Rashida Jones happily enters the luncheon.
Actress Lela Rochon keeps warm and smiles bright.
Cookie Johnson and actress LaTanya Richardson share a smile, sans their famous husbands Magic Johnson and Samuel L. Jackson.