The celebration of excellence among Black women is never-ending here at Black Girl Magic headquarters and this year, we’ll be bringing you even closer to our ESSENCE Black Women In Hollywood Awards with a little help from a familiar face who is certainly no stranger to success from both behind and in front of the Hollywood cameras.

Actor, producer and TV personality Terrence J will join the 13th annual Black Women In Hollywood Awards on Thursday, February 6 as the official host of our red carpet livestream. As with each year, the red carpet livestream will bring you right to the carpet, where a who’s who of entertainment industry royalty will stop by just before heading inside for the award ceremony.

Watch the livestream below now:

This year’s awards will be hosted by award-winning musician, actress and co-host of The Talk, Eve. 202 honorees include: EMMY Award-winning actress Niecy Nash; DGA-nominated director Melina Matsoukas; actress Lashana Lynch; and the trailblazing cast of Pose along with co-executive producer Janet Mock.

The 2020 ESSENCE BlackWomen In Hollywood Awards is presented by Ford and sponsored by AT&T Humanity of Connection, Coca-Cola, Geico, Hulu, L’Oréal Paris, McDonald’s and Netflix.