EXCLUSIVE: Celebrities Slayed In The ESSENCE 2017 Black Women In Hollywood Awards' Photo Booth

Celebrities brought the excellence, the opulence and the slay during ESSENCE's 10th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Event on Thursday night. See who stopped by our photo booth to flash a smile in the gallery below.

Christina Coleman Feb, 24, 2017

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Issa Rae shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Aja Naomi King shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Janelle Monae shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Yara Shahidi shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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The Golden Globe-winning actress has a degree in African American studies from Yale. She also obtained her master's from the Yale School of Drama. 

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Tina Knowles Lawson shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Yara and her mother Keri Shahidi shine bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Yvonne Orji shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Margaret Avery shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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MC Lyte shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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The television genius earned her bachelor's at Dartmouth, where she joined the Black Underground Theater Association and directed and performed various productions.

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Teyonah Parris shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Common celebrates his birthday March 13. 

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Janelle Monae shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Amirah Vann shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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TK Wonder and Cipriana Quann shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Loretta Devine shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Vicky Jeudy shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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June Ambrose shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Alano Miller and DeWanda Wise shine bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Laverne Cox shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Logan Browning shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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LeToya Luckett shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Demetria Lucas D'Oyley shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Nina Shaw shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Meagan Good shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Mona Scott Young shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Samira Wiley shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Shaun Robinson shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Quvenzhane Wallis shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Yvette Nicole Brown shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Lakeith Stanfield shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Dawn-Lyen Gardner shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Cynthia Erivo shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Yara Shahidi proudly displays her award in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Yara Shahidi proudly displays her award in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Issa Rae shines bright in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Issa Rae proudly displays her award in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Yara Shahidi, Aja Naomi King and Issa Rae smile with their awards in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Aja Naomi King proudly displays her award in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.

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Aja Naomi King proudly displays her award in the photo booth during the 10th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.