At this year's ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood event, ESSENCE Magazine will honor Viola Davis, Angela Bassett, Loretta Devine and Jennifer Hudson for their outstanding achievements. Here, we spoke with the honoree about why this is a great time for women of color in Hollywood. See what encouraging words she leaves for current actresses.

Essence.com
Jan, 28, 2011




At this year's ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood event, ESSENCE Magazine will honor Viola Davis, Angela Bassett, Loretta Devine and Jennifer Hudson for their outstanding achievements. Here, we spoke with the honoree about why this is a great time for women of color in Hollywood. See what encouraging words she leaves for current actresses.