Star Gazing 1.23.13

ESSENCE.COM Oct, 29, 2012

1 of 12 OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network

Oprah sits down with Whitney Houston’s mother, Cissy Houston, in her New Jersey home for her first in-depth, sit-down interview since her daughter’s passing.

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Danai Gurira attends the SAGIndie Brunch at Cafe Terigo in Park City, Utah.

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Joan Smalls presents creations by Italian designer Donatella Versace during the Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2013 Versace collection show in Paris.

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Alesha Dixon arriving for Britain's Got Talent London Auditions in London, England.

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President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama participate in the National Prayer Service at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C.

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Trey Songz performs at Le Zenith in Paris, France.

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Rosario Dawson attends the Voto Latino 'Welcome To 1600 Part II' Inaugural Gala at Josephine in Washington, D.C.

8 of 12 Moses Robinson/Getty Images for The Stellar Awards

Tasha Smith attends the 28th Annual Stellar Awards Backstage at Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Luke James attends the 2013 H.O.P.E. Inaugural Youth Ball at the Howard Theatre in Washington, DC.

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Melonie Diaz, Octavia Spencer and Michael B. Jordan pose for a portrait during the 2013 Sundance Film Festival at the Getty Images Portrait Studio at Village at the Lift in Park City, Utah.

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Denzel Washington attends the Flight premiere at the Capitol cinema in Madrid, Spain.

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Kenny Lattimore performs at the Congressional Black Caucus 2013 Inauguration Celebration at Capital Hilton in Washington, D.C.