Power 100 Women in E...

Over pastries and awards, honorees Tina Fey and Ryan Murphy talk about women in Hollywood       The 25th annual Women in Entertainment Breakfast brought together an invitation-only list of female power players to enjoy avocado on toast, frittata and pastries — and an...

Essence Black Women In Hollywood

Oprah Opens 2015 Black Women in Hollywood Awards Luncheon Honors go to Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Regina King, Ruth Carter and “Orange Is the New Black” cast members         The event: At the Feb. 19 Black Women in Hollywood Awards Luncheon, Essence Magazine honored actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw of “Belle” and “Beyond the Lights”; actress-director Regina King of “Ray,” “Southland” and “Jerry Maguire”; Oscar-nominated costume designer Ruth Carter; newcomer Iman Milner; and cast members of “Orange Is the New Black:” Adrienne Moore, Danielle Brooks, Laverne Cox, Lorraine Toussaint, Samira Wiley, Uzo...

BAFTA LA TV Tea

BAFTA LA Celebrates 2014 Emmy Nominees Minnie Driver, Michelle Dockery, Lizzy Caplan, Allison Tolman, Uzo Aduba Among Them   The event: The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles hosted a TV Tea, honoring nominees for the Primetime Emmy Awards from the UK, British...

Essence Black Women ...

Lupita Nyong’o, Cheryl Boone Isaacs, Ava DuVernay, Civil Rights Leaders Honored at Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon   One was well-advised to bring a hanky to the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon. At this annual affair, presented Feb. 27 by the Lincoln Motor...

Essence Black Women ...

Oprah Winfrey, Alfre Woodard, Naomie Harris, Mara Brock Akil, Gabrielle Union and Quvenzhane Wallis Honored at the Essence Black Women In Hollywood 2013 Luncheon   Oprah Winfrey had tears in her eyes as she accepted the Essence Power Award at the magazine’s Black Women in Hollywood...

Essence Black Women ...

Octavia Spencer, Paula Patton, Kerry Washington, Pam Grier and Shonda Rhimes receive Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards   On ascending the podium at the fifth annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood awards luncheon, Richard Roundtree gazed at the A-list of African-American stars in the...