Star Gazing 11.20.12

ESSENCE.COM Oct, 29, 2012

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First Lady Michelle Obama speaks during an awards ceremony for the President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities in the East Room at the White House in Washington, DC.

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Cory Hardrict and Tia Mowry-Hardrict arrive at the screening of South LA: Angel City at Supper Club Hollywood in Los Angeles.

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Rihanna switches on the Christmas lights at Westfield Stratford City in London.

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President Barack Obama attends an East Asian Summit Plenary Session at the Peace Palace in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

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Ciara performs at Myspace LIVE series at Key Club in West Hollywood, California.

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Bow Wow, Nicki Minaj and Shorty at BET's 106 & Park Studio in New York City.

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Octavia Spencer arrives at the closing night gala for the Baja International Film Festival at Los Cabos Convention Center in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.

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Liya Kebede and family attend unveiling moment at Barneys New York & Disney Electric Holiday Spectacular in New York City.

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Tamia performs at the Louisville Palace in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Jessica White attends New York Knicks verse Indiana Pacers game at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

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Gayle King attends the New Eyes for the Needy 80th Anniversary Gala honoring Jake Gyllenhaal at Colicchio & Sons in New York City.