Star Gazing 9.12.12

ESSENCE.COM Sep, 12, 2012

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Kerry Washington attends the ABC fall preview party at The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills, California.

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Paula Patton of Disconnect poses at the Guess Portrait Studio during 2012 Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada. 

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Tatyana Ali attends the Guess Portrait Studio during 2012 Toronto International Film Festivalat at the Bell Lightbox in Toronto, Canada.

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Serena Williams poses with her 2012 U.S. Open Champion trophy in New York City's Central Park.

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Solange Knowles enters Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at Lincoln Center in New York City.

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Iyanla Vanzant stopped by the ESSENCE office to give us a sneak peak of her new show Iyanla: Fix My Life, which premieres this weekend on OWN.

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Jennifer Hudson leaves a taping of Good Morning America at the ABC Times Square Studios in New York City.

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Rihanna spotted out and about in London.

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Estelle backstage at the Bonkuk Koo spring 2013 fashion show during Style360 at Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City.

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Venus Williams attends the 2012 Charity Day Hosted By Cantor Fitzgerald And BGC Partners in New York City.

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Angela Simmons attends the Diesel Black Gold fashion show at the Spring 2013 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York City.

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Miss Universe Leila Lopes attends the Laura Smalls spring 2013 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at the Andaz Hotel in New York City.