2018 ESSENCE Festival

Yellow Was The Color Of Choice For Celebs Snapped At Getty's Portrait Studio During Essence Fest

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Mychal Watts

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Jul, 17, 2018 4:04 PM UTC

Celebs popped into Getty’s yellow portrait studio for a few quick snaps during ESSENCE Fest, proving, once again, why the color belongs to us. 

The New Orleans icon took a moment to lounge during the festival. 

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Bobby Brown, Woody McClain, and Gabrielle Dennis, the inspiration and stars of BET's The Bobby Brown Story pose together. 

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The actress was all smiles in the portrait studio. 

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Thomas, author of The Hate U Give, looks like a ray of sunshine. 

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Brown poses with McClain, who will portray him in an upcoming BET biopic. 

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Dennis will play Whitney Houston in The Bobby Brown Story, a performance we're excited to see. 

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Has there ever been a moment in Cynthia Bailey's life where she didn't look good?

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Loving everything about this photo. Looking good, Erica!

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Brown giving a little 'tude in the studio.

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The author, director, and stars of The Hate U Give look like an adorable family. 

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Hornsby is set to play Maverick Carter in the upcoming adaption of The Hate U Give

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The singer-songwriter kicked his feet up for a quick break and photo at ESSENCE Fest. 

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And, DeVaughn bounced back pretty quickly with a burst of energy.

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The singer-songwriter snapped a pic with her guitar. 

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Ne-Yo and Erica Campbell cozied up for a cute photo. 

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Then Ne-Yo turned the couch into his bed. 

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McClain also took a moment to lie back and take a few phone calls. 

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