In honor of the third annual Black Women in Hollywood luncheon this Thursday, we spotlight the honorees by looking back at their work. The annual luncheon honors African-American women in Hollywood who help to transform images of Black women in television and film. Held during Oscar week in March, this year’s event will also commemorate ESSENCE Magazine’s 40th anniversary. This year’s Black Women in Hollywood honorees include actresses Queen Latifah, Cecily Tyson, Gabourey Sidibe and the lovely Zoe Saldana. Check Saldana’s roles here.   Read more: