Star Gazing 2.3.16

ESSENCE.COM Feb, 03, 2016

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Lupita Nyong'o looked royal in purple on the Today Show in New York City. 

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Naomie Harris enjoys the evening at the LOUIS XIII 100 Yearspreview party at 11-12 Walkers Court in London.  

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Style maven June Ambrose attends the Brett Johnson Presentation during New York Fashion Week Men's Fall/Winter 2016 in New York City.  

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People v. OJ Simpson star Courtney B. Vance makes an appearance with on ABC's The View. 

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Daymond John greets fans and signs copies of his book The Power of Broke at Books and Books in Coral Gables, Florida.  

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Gayle King brightens up the carpet at L. A. Reid in Conversation at 92Y in New York City. 

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Naturi Naughton hangs courtside at the Boston Celtics vs New York Knicks game at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  

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People v OJ Simpson star Cuba Gooding Jr. looks suave at the Perry Ellis fashion show during New York Fashion Week Men's Fall/Winter 2016 in New York City.  

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Marlon Wayans in all black the 50 Shades Of Black Mexico City premiere.

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Our First Lady is the usual perfection as she speaks onstage at the American Magazine Media Conference in New York City. 

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Faith Evans is cute and casual at the Los Angeles Nominee Brunch Celebration at The Ace Hotel in Los Angeles, California. 

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Lalah Hathaway is cute in animal print at the Los Angeles Nominee Brunch Celebration at The Ace Hotel in Los Angeles, California. 

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Nate Parker is having a moment! The star holds his awards (Audience: U.S. Dramatic and U.S. Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic) for The Birth of a Nation at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah.