Black Actors Win at 2013 Hollywood Film Awards

Tinseltown kicked off the 2013 awards season with the 17th Hollywood Film Awards where Steve McQueen, Lee Daniels, David Oyelowo, Michael B. Jordan and Lupita Nyong'o were recognized for their recent achievements in film.

ESSENCE.COM Oct, 21, 2013

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Lupita Nyong'o accepts the New Hollywood Award for 12 Years a Slave onstage during the 17th annual Hollywood Film Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.

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Honoree Michael B. Jordan at the 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.

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Viola Davis arrives at the 17th annual Hollywood Film Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.

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(Top L to Bottom R) Lee Daniels, Steve McQueen, David Oyelowo and Michael B. Jordan

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Angela Bassett attends the 17th annual Hollywood Film Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.

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